Monday 17 November 1941
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 17, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jacques Maillot and Gene Clark.
Sullivan's Travels, directed by Preston Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 November 1941 ?
- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Jacques Maillot: French entrepreneur, the founder of "Nouvelles Frontières," one of Europe's largest travel agencies, on 2 October 1967.
- Gene Clark: Los Angeles, California -- Rock vocalist / guitarist (Byrds).
- Peter Hoagland: (Rep-D-Nebraska).
- Earnest Udet: German General / head air pioneer, commits suicide.