Historical Events Happened In 1942
Tuesday, 28 July 2015
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 in the year 1942.
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 On this day in history the birth of Prince Michael of Kent
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 on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1942 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 On this day in history 10th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, New York
Jul 07 On this day in history germany troop march into Woronezj
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 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 First medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz in the year 1942.
Jul 11 In the year 1942 simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) in the year 1942.
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) in the year 1942.
Jul 13 The birth of Harrison Ford, American actor in the year 1942.
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 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 in the year 1942.
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 On this day in history french police arrest 13,152 Jews in Paris
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) in the year 1942.
Jul 17 Estimated 87.5 cm (34.5") of rainfall, Smethport, Pa. (state record) in the year 1942.
Jul 18 In the year 1942 1st legal NJ horse race in 50 years; Garden State Park track opens
Jul 18 Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight in the year 1942.