Historical Events For 1942
Friday, 23 June 2017
Jun 30 In the year 1942 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month
Jun 30 In the year 1942 arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62
Jun 30 Australian troops raid Salamaua in the year 1942.
Jun 30 In the year 1942 uS Mint in New Orleans ceases operation
Jul 03 On this day in history germany troop march into Sebastopol
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 On this day in history 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11
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 10th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, New York on this day in history.
Jul 07 Germany troop march into Woronezj on this day in history.
Jul 08 On this day in history catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83
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 in the year 1942.
Jul 10 On this day in history 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 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau on this day in history.
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) in the year 1942.
Jul 13 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1942 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 On this day in history first deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland.
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 3' of rain falls on Pennsylvania, flooding kills 15 in the year 1942.
Jul 17 In the year 1942 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 on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight