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Historical Events Happened In 1942

Friday, 28 November 2014

Aug 19   Lt.-Colonel Charles C.I. Merritt (The South Saksatchewan Regiment) wins the Victoria Corss at Dieppe, France on this day in history.  

Aug 20   Dim-out regulations implemented in SF in the year 1942.  

Aug 20   On this day in history the birth of Isaac Hayes, American film actor  

Aug 21   Alpine hunters plant German flag on Elbroezgebergte, Kaukasus in the year 1942.  

Aug 21   Kiyoano Ichiki, Japanese colonel (WW II), dies in the year 1942.  

Aug 22   In the year 1942 brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy  

Aug 22   Henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1942.  

Aug 23   On this day in history 1st US flights to land on Guadalcanal  

Aug 24   On this day in history sea battle off Eastern Solomon Islands  

Aug 25   In the year 1942 battle of Milne Bay, Papua  

Aug 25   George EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews, dies in battle at 39 on this day in history.  

Aug 25   SS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht Neth in the year 1942.  

Aug 26   7,000 Jews are rounded up in Vichy-France in the year 1942.  

Aug 26   In the year 1942 7,000 Jews rounded up in Vichy Free Zone of France  

Aug 27   In the year 1942 cuba declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy  

Aug 27   In the year 1942 hMCS Oakville (Corvette) sinks a U-Boat in the Caribbean  

Aug 28   9th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Bears 21, All-Stars 0 (101,100) on this day in history.  

Aug 28   Reigner cable is sent to Stephen S. Wise - specifying Nazi plans to exterminate almost 4 million Jews in the year 1942.  

Aug 29   On this day in history american Jewish conference meets in New York to discuss agenda of Jewish Unity (Rescue vs. Zionist program).  

Aug 30   In the year 1942 battle of Alam Halfa 9th Australian Division again in action at El Alamein  

Aug 30   Nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg on this day in history.  

Aug 31   In the year 1942 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   German troops enter Stalingrad on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Sep 02   The Chief Rabbi of Norway, Julues Samuel, refuses to go into hiding and chooses to join 208 Norwegian Jews sent to Bergen Belsen in the year 1942.  

Sep 03   On this day in history ol' Blue Eyes, Frank Sinatra, begins his solo singing career.  

Sep 04   On this day in history transport nr 28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany  

Sep 05   Battle at Alam Halfa ends in the year 1942.  

Sep 05   The birth of Raquel Welch, American film actress on this day in history.  

Sep 06   56th US Womens Tennis: Pauline Betz beats A Louise Brough (46 61 64) on this day in history.  

Sep 06   In the year 1942 german advance into the USSR halted at Stalingrad  

Sep 07   62nd US Mens Tennis: F Schroeder Jr beats F Parker (86 75 36 46 62) in the year 1942.  

Sep 09   In the year 1942 1st bombing on continental US soil, Mount Emily Oregon (WW II)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1942

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1942 birth of hugh Shelton, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff  

Jan 03   John Thaw, British actor (d. 2002) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   John Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1942 birth of john McLaughlin, rock guitarist (Sentimental Journey/Clouds of Joy)  

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of charlie Rose, Henderson NC, newscaster (CBS Night Watch)  

Jan 05   Cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist  

Jan 05   Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1942

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1942 jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35  

Jan 03   In the year 1942 pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70  

Jan 04   Leon Jessel, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1942.  

Jan 05   On this day in history death of yves Paringaux, French chief of staff, murdered  

Jan 06   Emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858) died in the year 1942.  

Jan 07   On this day in history henry, Count of Baillet-Latour, pres of IOC (1925-42), dies at 63  

Jan 08   In the year 1942 arvo Hannikainen, composer, dies at 44  

Jan 12   On this day in history george Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies