Friday 24 October 1941
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Frank AM Aendenboom and William H Dobelle.
I Wake Up Screaming, directed by Bruce Humberstone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
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- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- Frank AM Aendenboom: Flemish actor (Lion of Flanders).
- William H Dobelle: American biomedical engineer.
- William Dobelle: American medical researcher (d. 2004).
- Peter Okada: Japanese archbishop.
- Franz von Werra disappears during a flight over the North Sea.
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