Historical Events Happened In 1942
Monday, 30 May 2016
Jun 30 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month in the year 1942.
Jun 30 Arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62 on this day in history.
Jun 30 Australian troops raid Salamaua on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1942 uS Mint in New Orleans ceases operation
Jul 03 Germany troop march into Sebastopol on this day in history.
Jul 04 The birth of Prince Michael of Kent on this day in history.
Jul 04 The first American bombing mission over enemy-occupied Europe (WW II) on this day in history.
Jul 05 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11 on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history port Hope Ontario, Ian Fleming the first graduate of the Special 25 training school for spies; later member of MI5, creator of James Bond novels.
Jul 06 10th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, New York on this day in history.
Jul 07 Germany troop march into Woronezj in the year 1942.
Jul 08 In the year 1942 catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83
Jul 09 Anne Frank, 13, goes into hiding with her family & 4 other Jews in the year 1942.
Jul 09 The birth of Richard Roundtree, American actor on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp
Jul 11 On this day in history first medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz.
Jul 11 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau on this day in history.
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) on this day in history.
Jul 13 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis in the year 1942.
Jul 13 On this day in history giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man)
Jul 13 The birth of Harrison Ford, American actor in the year 1942.
Jul 14 1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1942 captain Charles Hazlitt UPHAM 20 th NZ Battalion, won the second of two Victoria Crosses in Egypt
Jul 14 Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies in the year 1942.
Jul 15 In the year 1942 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
Jul 15 In the year 1942 denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies
Jul 15 In the year 1942 first deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland.
Jul 15 Sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at on this day in history.
Jul 16 French police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris in the year 1942.
Jul 17 In the year 1942 3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15
Jul 17 On this day in history connie Hawkins, Harlem Globetrotter/NBA (Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968)
Jul 17 Estimated 87.5 cm (34.5") of rainfall, Smethport, Pa. (state record) on this day in history.
Jul 18 1st legal NJ horse race in 50 years; Garden State Park track opens in the year 1942.
Jul 18 In the year 1942 messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight