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Historical Events For 1942

Monday, 19 February 2018

May 03   Luftwaffe bombs Exeter on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 03   Nazis execute 72 OD'ers in reprisial in Sachsenhausen, Netherlands on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   In the year 1942 battle of Coral Sea begun (1st sea battle fought solely in air)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   In the year 1942 food first rationed in US  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   In the year 1942 german occupiers imprison 450 prominent Dutch as hostages  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   Pulitzer prize awarded to Ellen Glasgow (In this our Life) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   The Battle of the Coral Sea, a WWII clash fought entirely with carrier aircraft, began today in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 05   On this day in history battle of Coral Sea  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 05   On this day in history british assault on Diego Suarez Madagascar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 05   On this day in history uS begins rationing sugar during WWII  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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May 06   CAPT Milton Miles arrives in Chungking, China, to begin building an intelligence and guerilla training organization, Naval Group China on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 06   Corregidor & Philippines surrender to Japanese Armies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 07   Battle of Coral Sea ends stopping Japanese expansion on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 07   On this day in history felix Paul von Weingartner, Austria conductor/composer, dies at 79  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 07   On this day in history nazi decree orders all Jewish pregnant women of Kovno Ghetto executed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 08   On this day in history aircraft carrier Lexington sunk by Japanese air attack at Coral Sea  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 08   In the year 1942 battle of Coral Sea ends; Aircraft carrier Lexington sunk by Japanese air attack  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 08   On this day in history german summer offensive opens in Crimea  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 08   On this day in history hMS OLYMPUS, sunk off Malta Grand Harbour - German E-boat-laid mines. On passage with personnel from Malta to Gibraltar, including many of the crews of bombed submarines P.36 and P.39; few survivors  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 09   On this day in history 68th Preakness: Basil James aboard Alsab wins in 1:57  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 10   On this day in history joseph M Weber, comedian/singer (Weber & Lewis Fields), dies at 74  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 11   German submarine U-S53 torpedoes British steamer Nicoya and Dutch ship Leno near Anticosti Island, Quebec in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 11   In the year 1942 japanese troops conquer Kalewa  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 12   1,500 Jews gassed in Auschwitz in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 12   On this day in history david Ben-Gurion leaves Jewish state in Palestine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 12   Nazi U-boat sinks American cargo ship at mouth of Mississippi River on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 12   Russia occupies Crackow, until August 23, 1943 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 13   Helicopter makes its 1st cross-country flight in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 13   Helicopter makes its first cross-country flight in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 13   On this day in history hyam Greenbaum, composer, dies at 41  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 13   On this day in history uS troops replace New Zealanders in Fiji  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 14   The Women's Auxilliary Army Corps (WACS) is established in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 14   On this day in history uS Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) forms  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 14   US Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) is founded in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Birthdays In 1942

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of hugh Shelton, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   John Thaw, British actor (d. 2002) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   John Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of john McLaughlin, rock guitarist (Sentimental Journey/Clouds of Joy)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of charlie Rose, Henderson NC, newscaster (CBS Night Watch)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Famous Deaths In 1942

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1942 pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   On this day in history leon Jessel, composer, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1942 death of yves Paringaux, French chief of staff, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 06   Emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858) died in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 07   On this day in history henry, Count of Baillet-Latour, pres of IOC (1925-42), dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 08   On this day in history arvo Hannikainen, composer, dies at 44  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 12   On this day in history george Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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