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Historical Events Happened In 1942

Saturday, 19 April 2014

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   On this day in history australian troops raid Salamaua  

Jun 30   US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation on this day in history.  

Jul 03   On this day in history 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   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   On this day in history germany troop march into Woronezj  

Jul 08   On this day in history catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83  

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   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   On this day in history simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau  

Jul 12   On this day in history richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi)  

Jul 13   5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis on this day in history.  

Jul 13   Giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man) on this day in history.  

Jul 13   On this day in history the birth of Harrison Ford, American actor  

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   Neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies on this day in history.  

Jul 15   1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz on this day in history.  

Jul 15   On this day in history denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies  

Jul 15   First deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland on this day in history.  

Jul 15   On this day in history sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at  

Jul 16   On this day in history french police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris  

Jul 17   On this day in history 3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15  

Jul 17   Connie Hawkins, Harlem Globetrotter/NBA (Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968) on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jul 18   Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight on this day in history.  

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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  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of john Thaw, British actor (d. 2002)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of john Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006)  

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

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

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant)  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader  

Famous Deaths In 1942

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35  

Jan 03   On this day in history pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70  

Jan 04   On this day in history leon Jessel, composer, dies at 70  

Jan 05   Yves Paringaux, French chief of staff, murdered died on this day in history.  

Jan 06   On this day in history death of emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858)  

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

Jan 08   Arvo Hannikainen, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.  

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