Historical Events In 1942
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jun 29 Following an inspection of Igor I. Sikorsky's VS-300 helicopter, Lieutenant Commander F. A. Erickson, USCG, recommended that helicopters be obtained for antisubmarine convoy duty and life-saving in the year 1942.
Jun 30 On this day in history 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month
Jun 30 Arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62 in the year 1942.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 04 The first American bombing mission over enemy-occupied Europe (WW II) on this day in history.
Jul 05 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11 on this day in history.
Jul 05 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 in the year 1942.
Jul 06 10th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, New York on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1942 himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp
Jul 11 On this day in history first medical experiments are performed at Auschwitz.
Jul 11 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau in the year 1942.
Jul 12 Richard Stoltzman, Omaha Nebraska, clarinetist (Tashi) on this day in history.
Jul 13 5,000 Jews of Rovno Polish Ukraine, executed by nazis in the year 1942.
Jul 13 On this day in history giancarlo Giannini, Spezia Italy,actor (NY Stories, Sensual Man)
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 On this day in history captain Charles Hazlitt UPHAM 20 th NZ Battalion, won the second of two Victoria Crosses in Egypt
Jul 14 In the year 1942 neel [Cornelia H] Doff, Neth/French/Belgian painter's model, dies
Jul 15 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies
Jul 15 In the year 1942 first deportees sent to Auschwitz come from Germany and Holland.
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 In the year 1942 1st legal NJ horse race in 50 years; Garden State Park track opens