Historical Events For 1942
Monday, 23 October 2017
Jun 30 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month on this day in history.
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 in the year 1942.
Jun 30 On this day in history uS Mint in New Orleans ceases operation
Jul 03 In the year 1942 germany troop march into Sebastopol
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 On this day in history 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11
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 In the year 1942 germany troop march into Woronezj
Jul 08 Catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1942.
Jul 09 In the year 1942 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 Himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp on this day in history.
Jul 11 First medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz on this day in history.
Jul 11 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau in the year 1942.
Jul 12 On this day in history richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi)
Jul 13 In the year 1942 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis
Jul 13 In the year 1942 giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man)
Jul 13 The birth of Harrison Ford, American actor on this day in history.
Jul 14 1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork in the year 1942.
Jul 14 Captain Charles Hazlitt UPHAM 20 th NZ Battalion, won the second of two Victoria Crosses in Egypt in the year 1942.
Jul 14 Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies in the year 1942.
Jul 15 On this day in history 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
Jul 15 Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies in the year 1942.
Jul 15 First deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland in the year 1942.
Jul 15 Sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at in the year 1942.
Jul 16 French police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris on this day in history.
Jul 17 3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15 in the year 1942.
Jul 17 Connie Hawkins, Harlem Globetrotter/NBA (Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968) on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1942 estimated 87.5 cm (34.5") of rainfall, Smethport, Pa. (state record)
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