Friday 2 May 1941
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Eddy Louiss and Jules Wijdenbosch.
Citizen Kane, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
while This Above All by Eric Knight was one of the best selling books.
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- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Jules Wijdenbosch: premier of Suriname.
- Eddy Louiss: French jazz musician (Hammond organ, vocalist).
- Tom Smith: American executive and CEO of Food Lion, a Southeast supermarket chain.
- Tony Adamowicz: American race car driver.
- Bruce Cameron: Scottish bishop.
- Clay Carroll: American baseball player.
- FCC approves regular scheduled coml TV broadcasts to begin July 1
- Nazi occupied Netherlands layoff Jewish journalists
- Ted Williams lowest average (.308) in year he hit over .400
- US Federal Communications Commission approves regularly scheduled commercial TV broadcasts to begin July 1.
- Following the coup d'etat against Iraq Crown Prince 'Abd al-Ilah earlier that year, the United Kingdom launches the Anglo-Iraqi War to restore him to power.
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