Historical Events In 1942
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Aug 19 In the year 1942 honorary Capt. John Weir Foote (Cdn. Chaplain Service) wins the Victoria Cross at Dieppe, France
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1942 the birth of Isaac Hayes, American film actor
Aug 21 On this day in history alpine hunters plant German flag on Elbroezgebergte, Kaukasus
Aug 21 On this day in history kiyoano Ichiki, Japanese colonel (WW II), dies
Aug 22 Brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72
Aug 23 1st US flights to land on Guadalcanal in the year 1942.
Aug 24 Sea battle off Eastern Solomon Islands in the year 1942.
Aug 25 Battle of Milne Bay, Papua on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1942 george EAE, English prince/earl of St Andrews, dies in battle at 39
Aug 25 On this day in history sS begins transporting Jews of Maastricht Neth
Aug 26 In the year 1942 7,000 Jews are rounded up in Vichy-France
Aug 26 On this day in history 7,000 Jews rounded up in Vichy Free Zone of France
Aug 27 On this day in history 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) in the year 1942.
Aug 28 On this day in history reigner cable is sent to Stephen S. Wise - specifying Nazi plans to exterminate almost 4 million Jews.
Aug 29 In the year 1942 american Jewish conference meets in New York to discuss agenda of Jewish Unity (Rescue vs. Zionist program).
Aug 30 Battle of Alam Halfa - 9th Australian Division again in action at El Alamein on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1942 nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg
Aug 31 In the year 1942 battle at Alam Halfa: German & Italians assault
Aug 31 In the year 1942 von Bismarck, German major general, (Africa Corps), dies in battle
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 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 in the year 1942.
Sep 05 On this day in history the birth of Raquel Welch, American film actress
Sep 06 56th US Womens Tennis: Pauline Betz beats A Louise Brough (46 61 64) on this day in history.
Sep 06 German advance into the USSR halted at Stalingrad in the year 1942.
Sep 07 62nd US Mens Tennis: F Schroeder Jr beats F Parker (86 75 36 46 62) on this day in history.