Monday 28 April 1941
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 28, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ann-Margret and Indus Arthur.
I'll Wait for You, directed by Robert B. Sinclair, 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 28 April 1941 ?
- Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
- National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
- Peter Chanel
- Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
- Saints Vitalis and Valeria
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Theodora and Didymus
- World Day for Safety and Health at Work, which developed from the Canadian observance.
- National Day of Mourning in Canada to commemorate workers killed, injured, or suffering illness due to occupational hazards and accidents.
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Jam�l (Beauty) - First day of the third month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Roman Empire - first day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Ann-Margret : Swedish-American actress, singer and dancer; onscreen since 1962.
- Indus Arthur: American actress popular on soap opera General Hospital in the '60s and '70s.
- Lucien Aimar: French athlete, a cyclist.
- Flynn Robinson: American athlete, pro basketball player for 7 seasons beginning in 1966.
- Nico Mastorakis: Greek filmmaker, director and radio producer.
- Karl Barry Sharpless: American chemist, Nobel laureate.
- Iryna Zhylenko: Ukrainian poet and author (d. 2013).
- Karl Sharpless: American chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- Susan Kenney: American short story writer, and novelist.
- Ann Margret: Movie Actress.
- John Madejski: English businessman and academic.
- Last British troops in Greece surrender.