On This Day

April 11, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Germany blitzes Coventry, England
  • Jewish Weekly newspaper taken control by Nazis
  • Nazi occupiers in Netherlands confiscate Jewish assets

Birthdays in History

  • Ellen Goodman, American political columnist (Pulitzer 1980), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Frederick "Rick" Hauck, American astronaut (STS-7, STS 51-A, STS-26), born in Long Beach, California