Historical Events Happened In 1942
Saturday, 01 November 2014
Jun 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 09 Anne Frank, 13, goes into hiding with her family & 4 other Jews on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history the birth of Richard Roundtree, American actor
Jul 10 In the year 1942 himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp
Jul 11 In the year 1942 first medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz.
Jul 11 In the year 1942 simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1942 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis
Jul 13 Giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1942 the birth of Harrison Ford, American actor
Jul 14 On this day in history 1st transport of Amsterdam Jews to Westerbork
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 On this day in history neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies
Jul 15 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz on this day in history.
Jul 15 Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies on this day in history.
Jul 15 First deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland on this day in history.
Jul 15 Sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at in the year 1942.
Jul 16 In the year 1942 french police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris
Jul 17 3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Connie Hawkins, Harlem Globetrotter/NBA (Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968) in the year 1942.
Jul 17 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight in the year 1942.