Historical Events In 1942
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Nov 06 On this day in history nazis execute 12,000 Minsk ghetto Jews
Nov 07 1st US president to broadcast in a foreign language-FDR in French on this day in history.
Nov 08 Hitler proclaims fall of Stalingrad from Munich beer hall in the year 1942.
Nov 08 In the year 1942 operation "Torch" began as US & British forces land in French N Africa
Nov 08 In the year 1942 u.S. forces land in French Africa with British naval and air units assisting.
Nov 08 In the year 1942 wWII Operation Torch begins as U.S. and British forces land in French North Africa.
Nov 09 Edna May Oliver, dies on 59th birthday in the year 1942.
Nov 09 In the year 1942 first 4,000 Lublin Jews are brought to be killed at the newly-organized camp at Majdanek, located outside Lublin.
Nov 09 On this day in history german occupiers put Erik Scavenius as Danish premier
Nov 10 Philip Barry's "Without Love," premieres in NYC in the year 1942.
Nov 11 On this day in history -12] last German offensive in Stalingrad
Nov 11 On this day in history anton H Blaauw, botanist (Perception of the Lichtes), dies at 60
Nov 11 In the year 1942 during WW II Germany completes their occupation of France
Nov 12 In World War II, battle of Guadalcanal began in the year 1942.
Nov 12 North Africa west of Algiers is subdued by Allied forces in the year 1942.
Nov 13 In the year 1942 chaotic "sea battle of Friday the 13th" at Guadalcanal
Nov 13 Daniel J Callaghan, US spy (at Guadalcanal), dies in the year 1942.
Nov 13 Minimum draft age lowered from 21 to 18 on this day in history.
Nov 14 On this day in history -Nov 15th) Japanese/US sea battle at Savo-Island in Guadalcanal)
Nov 15 World War II: First flight of the Heinkel He 219 on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history assault of US B-17 Flying Fortresses on airport at Sidi Ahmed
Nov 17 In the year 1942 the birth of Martin Scorsese, American director
Nov 18 Thornton Wilders "Skin of our Teeth," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1942 american fashion designer Calvin Klein was born
Nov 19 Edouard Combe, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1942.
Nov 19 Joseph Goebbels visits "German Theatre in the Niederlanden" on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history russia launches winter offensive against Germans along the Don front
Nov 19 In the year 1942 the birth of Calvin Klein, American fashion designer
Nov 20 On this day in history 26th Russian Armoured Corps recaptures Perelazovski
Nov 20 Operation Galvanic, under command of Vice Admiral Raymond Spruance, lands Navy, Marine, and Army forces on Tarawa and Makin on this day in history.
Nov 21 Alcan Highway Completed (Road to Alaska) in the year 1942.
Nov 21 Hitler names fieldmarshal Erich von Manstein commander of the newly-created Army Group Don (Heeresgruppe Don) on this day in history.
Nov 21 James Barry M Hertzog, South African premier (1914-39), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history gen-major Rodins 26th Pantser corp recaptures Ostrov