December 5, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Football Writers Association of America organized
  • Patrick Hamilton's "Angel Street" premieres in NYC
  • Sister Elizabeth Kenny new treatment for infantile paralysis approved
  • Soviet anti-offensive in Moscow drives out Nazi army
  • US aircraft carrier Lexington and 5 heavy cruisers leave Pearl Harbor

Birthdays in History

  • David Wilson, English contractor/multi-millionaire