On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1941

Historical Events

  • Bomb explosion in German headquarter in Hotel Continental in Kiev
  • Nine Allied governments pledge adherence to the common principles of policy set forth in the Atlantic Charter

Famous Birthdays

  • John Mackey, American NFL tight end (Baltimore Colts, San Diego Chargers), born in Roosevelt, New York (d. 2011)

Person of interestLinda McCartney

Linda McCartney [Eastman], American photographer and musician (Wings) and wife of Paul McCartney, born in New York City (d. 1998)

Musician, Activist and Photographer Linda McCartney
Musician, Activist and Photographer
Linda McCartney
  • Tony Rutter, British motorcycle road racer (Formula Two World C'ship 1981-84; 7 x Isle of Man TT Races), born in Wordsley, England (d. 2020)
1941 Highlights

About September 24, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra