Tuesday 8 April 1941
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 8, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Vivienne Westwood and Peggy Lennon.
Penny Serenade, directed by George Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 April 1941
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1941 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Vivienne Westwood: British fashion designer known as the Queen of Punk, winning the Designer of the year award in 1990 and 1991, and being made an OBE in 1992.
- Peggy Lennon: American noted family, a member of the four singing Lennon Sisters.
- Peggy Lennon in Los Angeles: California, USA; singer (Lennon Sisters).
- Darlene Gillespie: Canadian-American actress singer and dancer.
- Joe Louis TKOs Tony Musto in 9 rounds for heavyweight boxing title.