On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1943

Historical Events

  • Chile breaks off relations with Germany & Japan

Battle of InterestNazi General Friedrich Paulus Surrenders

Field Marshal Friedrich Paulus surrenders to Soviet troops at Stalingrad

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German field marshal Friedrich Paulus, the highest-ranking German officer to surrender during World War II
German field marshal Friedrich Paulus, the highest-ranking German officer to surrender during World War II
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1943 Highlights

About January 31, 1943

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius