Historical Events Happened In 1942
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Aug 19 In the year 1942 lt.-Colonel Charles C.I. Merritt (The South Saksatchewan Regiment) wins the Victoria Corss at Dieppe, France
Aug 20 In the year 1942 dim-out regulations implemented in SF
Aug 20 The birth of Isaac Hayes, American film actor on this day in history.
Aug 21 Alpine hunters plant German flag on Elbroezgebergte, Kaukasus on this day in history.
Aug 21 Kiyoano Ichiki, Japanese colonel (WW II), dies on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy
Aug 22 Henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1942.
Aug 23 1st US flights to land on Guadalcanal in the year 1942.
Aug 24 Sea battle off Eastern Solomon Islands on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history battle of Milne Bay, Papua
Aug 25 On this day in history george EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews, dies in battle at 39
Aug 25 In the year 1942 sS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht Neth
Aug 26 7,000 Jews are rounded up in Vichy-France in the year 1942.
Aug 26 On this day in history 7,000 Jews rounded up in Vichy Free Zone of France
Aug 27 Cuba declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history hMCS Oakville (Corvette) sinks a U-Boat in the Caribbean
Aug 28 In the year 1942 9th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 21, All-Stars 0 (101,100)
Aug 28 In the year 1942 reigner cable is sent to Stephen S. Wise - specifying Nazi plans to exterminate almost 4 million Jews.
Aug 29 American Jewish conference meets in New York to discuss agenda of Jewish Unity (Rescue vs. Zionist program) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Battle of Alam Halfa – 9th Australian Division again in action at El Alamein in the year 1942.
Aug 30 In the year 1942 nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg
Aug 31 On this day in history battle at Alam Halfa: German & Italians assault
Aug 31 Von Bismarck, German major general, (Africa Corps), dies in battle on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history german troops enter Stalingrad
Sep 02 Sternbuch cable arrives at the Polish embassy in Washington, recounting the deportation of 100,000 Jews from Warsaw to death camps, and how Jewish babies were being used to produce soap and fertilizer for Germany industry in the year 1942.
Sep 02 On this day in history the Chief Rabbi of Norway, Julues Samuel, refuses to go into hiding and chooses to join 208 Norwegian Jews sent to Bergen Belsen.
Sep 03 Ol' Blue Eyes, Frank Sinatra, begins his solo singing career on this day in history.
Sep 04 Transport nr 28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany in the year 1942.
Sep 05 Battle at Alam Halfa ends on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1942 the birth of Raquel Welch, American film actress
Sep 06 On this day in history 56th US Womens Tennis: Pauline Betz beats A Louise Brough (46 61 64)
Sep 06 On this day in history german advance into the USSR halted at Stalingrad
Sep 07 In the year 1942 62nd US Mens Tennis: F Schroeder Jr beats F Parker (86 75 36 46 62)
Sep 09 On this day in history 1st bombing on continental US soil, Mount Emily Oregon (WW II)