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Historical Events For 1942

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Feb 19   First Japanese air raid on Darwin The city was bombed 64 times between feb 1942 and nov 1943 in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 19   On this day in history japanese troop land on Timor  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 19   On this day in history tommy Dorsey &his orchestra recorded "I'll Take Tallulah"  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 19   In the year 1942 u.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt grants authority for the military to intern Japanese-Americans during WWII.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 20   Guido Gasperini, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 20   In the year 1942 lieutenant E H O'Hare single-handedly shoots down 5 Japanese heavy bombers  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 20   Lt E H O'Hare single-handedly shoots down 5 Japanese heavy bombers on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 21   US female Figure Skating championship won by Jane Vaughn in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 21   US male Figure Skating championship won by Bobby Specht in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 22   World War II: President Franklin D. Roosevelt orders General Douglas MacArthur out of the Philippines as American defenses collapses in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Feb 23   In the year 1942 japanese sub fires on oil refinery in Ellwood CA  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 23   Japanese sub fires on oil refinery in Ellwood, Calif in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 23   Stefan Zweig, Austrian writer (Die Welt von Gestern), dies at 60 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 24   The Struma, a small cattle boat with 769 refugees heading illegally towards Palestine, is torpedoed, leaving one survivor in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 24   Voice of America begins broadcasting (in German) in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 25   In the year 1942 leo Ascher, composer, dies at 61  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   In the year 1942 german battle cruiser Gneisenau deactivated by bomb  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   On this day in history german battle cruiser Gneisenau deactivated by bombs  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   Government starts evacuating 21,000 Japanese Canadians from coastal regions of British Columbia to interior work camps; under War Measures Act in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   Radio Orange calls for March 1 day of prayer in Dutch Indies in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   In the year 1942 werner Heisenberger informs Nazis about uranium project "Wunderwaffen"  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   On this day in history wWII Navy flier Don Mason sends message "Sighted sub sank same"  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27   1st transport of French Jews to nazi-Germany in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27   First transport of French Jews to Nazi-Germany in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27   J S Hey discovers radio emissions from the Sun in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27   Karel WFM Doorman, Dutch rear-admiral (Java Sea), KIA at 52 in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 27   In the year 1942 the allies are routed in the Battle of the Java Sea.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 28   In the year 1942 1st weapon drop on Netherlands  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 28   HMAS PERTH (RAN) sunk in Sunda Strait, western Java by torpedoes and 8in gunfire of Japanese cruiser force on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 28   In the year 1942 japanese land in Java, last Allied bastion in Dutch East Indies  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 28   On this day in history race riot, Sojourner Truth Homes, Detroit  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 01   On this day in history extermination begins at Sobibor.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 01   In the year 1942 hMS EXETER sunk, East Indies, north west of Surabaya in Java Sea by torpedoes and 8in gunfire of Japanese cruiser force.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 01   Japanese troops occupy Kalidjati airport in Java in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1942

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Hugh Shelton, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was born in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of john Thaw, British actor (d. 2002)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of john Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   In the year 1942 birth of john McLaughlin, rock guitarist (Sentimental Journey/Clouds of Joy)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of charlie Rose, Henderson NC, newscaster (CBS Night Watch)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   Cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   Maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader  Click To Search About This In Google

Famous Deaths In 1942

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 03   Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 04   Leon Jessel, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 05   Yves Paringaux, French chief of staff, murdered died in the year 1942.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 06   In the year 1942 death of emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 07   In the year 1942 henry, Count of Baillet-Latour, pres of IOC (1925-42), dies at 63  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 08   In the year 1942 arvo Hannikainen, composer, dies at 44  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 12   In the year 1942 george Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

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