Today in World War II History—April 25, 1941
Sunday, April 25, 2021 by Sarah Sundin
80 Years Ago—Apr. 25, 1941: German troops under Gen. Erwin Rommel take Halfaya Pass on Egypt-Libya border and enter Egypt.
President Roosevelt calls Charles Lindbergh a defeatist and likens him to Civil War Copperheads (Northerners who opposed Lincoln).
Movie premiere of musical Ziegfeld Girl, starring James Stewart, Judy Garland, Lana Turner.