Monday August 25, 1941
US date format: 8/25/1941, UK date format: 25/8/1941
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 25, 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 Alain Gouriou and Shirley Carter Burden.
Ladies in Retirement, directed by Charles Vidor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
On TV people were watching CBS Television Quiz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 25, 1941?
- Roman festivals - Opiconsivia held in honor of Ops.
- RC Saints - Genesius of Arles, Saint Louis IX of France, Saint Joseph Calasanz
- Uruguay - National Day (independence from Brazil in 1825).
- Philippines - National Heroes' Day.
- English and Russian troops attack pro-German Iran
- German troops conquer Nowgorod, Leningrad
- WWII: Operation Countenance begins with United Kingdom and Soviet forces invading Iran.
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