Historical Events For 1942
Tuesday, 06 December 2016
Jun 30 In the year 1942 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month
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 US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation in the year 1942.
Jul 03 Germany troop march into Sebastopol on this day in history.
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) in the year 1942.
Jul 05 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11 in the year 1942.
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 Germany troop march into Woronezj on this day in history.
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 in the year 1942.
Jul 10 On this day in history 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 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 1942 richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi)
Jul 13 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis in the year 1942.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1942 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1942 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 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 1st legal NJ horse race in 50 years; Garden State Park track opens on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1942 messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight