Historical Events Happened In 1942
Monday, 22 December 2014
Jun 30 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month in the year 1942.
Jun 30 Arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1942.
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 In the year 1942 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11
Jul 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1942 germany troop march into Woronezj
Jul 08 Catherinus Elling, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1942.
Jul 09 Anne Frank, 13, goes into hiding with her family & 4 other Jews on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 11 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau in the year 1942.
Jul 12 On this day in history richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi)
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 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 In the year 1942 neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies
Jul 15 In the year 1942 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
Jul 15 Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history first deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland.
Jul 15 In the year 1942 sgt. Keith Elliott 22 NZ Battalion, won the Victoria Cross at
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 In the year 1942 connie Hawkins, Harlem Globetrotter/NBA (Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968)
Jul 17 In the year 1942 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 on this day in history.