Historical Events In 1942
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Jun 30 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month in the year 1942.
Jun 30 On this day in history arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62
Jun 30 Australian troops raid Salamaua in the year 1942.
Jun 30 US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation in the year 1942.
Jul 03 Germany troop march into Sebastopol in the year 1942.
Jul 04 In the year 1942 the birth of Prince Michael of Kent
Jul 04 On this day in history the first American bombing mission over enemy-occupied Europe (WW II)
Jul 05 In the year 1942 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 In the year 1942 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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 10 Himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp on this day in history.
Jul 11 First medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz in the year 1942.
Jul 11 On this day in history simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau
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 On this day in history giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man)
Jul 13 On this day in history the birth of Harrison Ford, American actor
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 On this day in history 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 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 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 On this day in history messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe, first jet fighter, takes first flight