November 18, 1941 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • British troops open attack on Tobruk, North Africa
  • Jerome Chodorov/Joseph Fields' "Junior Miss" premieres in NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mussolini's forces leave Abyssinia/Ethiopia

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini

Deaths in History

  • Chris Watson, third Prime Minister of Australia (Labour Party), dies at 74
  • Émile Nelligan, Quebec poet (b. 1879)
  • Walter H Nernst, German chemist (Nobel Prize 1920), dies at 77
  • Walther Hermann Nernst, Prussian physicist and chemist (Nobel 1920), dies at 77