Historical Events Happened In 1942
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Jun 30 In the year 1942 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month
Jun 30 On this day in history arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62
Jun 30 In the year 1942 australian troops raid Salamaua
Jun 30 US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation in the year 1942.
Jul 03 In the year 1942 germany troop march into Sebastopol
Jul 04 The birth of Prince Michael of Kent in the year 1942.
Jul 04 In the year 1942 the first American bombing mission over enemy-occupied Europe (WW II)
Jul 05 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11 in the year 1942.
Jul 05 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 in the year 1942.
Jul 06 On this day in history 10th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, New York
Jul 07 Germany troop march into Woronezj on this day in history.
Jul 08 Catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1942.
Jul 09 On this day in history anne Frank, 13, goes into hiding with her family & 4 other Jews
Jul 09 The birth of Richard Roundtree, American actor on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1942 himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp
Jul 11 First medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz in the year 1942.
Jul 11 On this day in history simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) in the year 1942.
Jul 13 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1942 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 Captain Charles Hazlitt UPHAM 20 th NZ Battalion, won the second of two Victoria Crosses in Egypt on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies
Jul 15 On this day in history 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 In the year 1942 sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at
Jul 16 French police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris in the year 1942.
Jul 17 On this day in history 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 Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight in the year 1942.