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Today in World War II History—January 13, 1941

James Joyce, 1915 (public domain via Wikipedia)

James Joyce, 1915 (public domain via Wikipedia)

80 Years Ago—Jan. 13, 1941: Irish author James Joyce dies at age 58 in Zürich, Switzerland.

Britain suppresses communist newspapers Daily Worker and The Week, since the papers stopped criticizing the Nazis after Germany and the USSR joined forces.