Saturday April 19, 1941
US date format: 4/19/1941, UK date format: 19/4/1941
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 19, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Roberto Carlos and Priit Aimla.
Citizen Kane, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 19, 1941?
- Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
- Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
- Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
- Bicycle Day.
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- 45th Boston Marathon won by Leslie Pawson of Rhode Island in 2:30:38.
- Bulgarian troops invade Macedonia.
- Bertolt Brecht's anti-war play ''Mother Courage and Her Children'' () receives its first theatrical production at the Schauspielhaus Zürich.
- Johanna Muller-Hermann: Austrian composer and pedagogue (Born...