It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of Saturday, 23 August 1941 ?
Famous People born
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
: LPGA golfer
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1941 ?
TIME Magazine Cover: Hubertus J. van Mook -- Aug. 18, 1941
Esquire Magazine cover
The Keys of the Kingdom - A. J. Cronin
Random Harvest - James Hilton
This Above All - Eric Knight
The Sun Is My Undoing - Marguerite Steen
Sperry Ad Union Pacific City of Los Angeles/la-1 (1941)
Matson Cruise Lines AND Rohr Aircraft Corporation (1941)
Nabisco Honey Maid Graham Crackers Swellest (1941)
Tell the world why Saturday, 23 August 1941 is such a special date for you!