Historical Events In 1942
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Dec 11 Australian/Dutch guerrilla troops evacuated to Timor near Australia on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1942 german offensive in South Western Stalingrad
Dec 13 On this day in history eleanor Everest Freer, composer, dies at 78
Dec 13 In the year 1942 seyss-Inquart allows Dutch Nazi Anton Mussert to call himself Leader
Dec 14 On this day in history eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch trade union leader, dies at 61
Dec 15 In the year 1942 massachusetts issues 1st US vehicular license plate tabs
Dec 15 On this day in history massachusetts issues first US vehicular license plate tabs
Dec 15 On this day in history the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities issued the first plastic license-plate tabs.
Dec 16 In the year 1942 hitler orders combat against partisans in Russia & Balkan
Dec 17 On this day in history allies condemn the Nazis for murdering Jews.
Dec 17 On this day in history allies in London sentence German war criminals
Dec 18 On this day in history charlie Walker, cricketer (Aust tourist to England 1930, 1938), dies
Dec 20 On this day in history 1st Japanese bombing of Calcutta
Dec 20 In the year 1942 jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer, dies at 63
Dec 21 Leendert Round, sculptor (Giraffen, Blijdorp), dies at 63 in the year 1942.
Dec 21 On this day in history uS Supreme court declares Nevada separation legal
Dec 22 In the year 1942 world War II: Adolf Hitler signs the order to develop the V-2 rocket as a weapon.
Dec 23 On this day in history allies air attack on Den Helder
Dec 24 On this day in history 1st powered flight of V-1 buzz bomb, Peenemunde, Germany
Dec 24 On this day in history first powered flight of V-1 buzz bomb, Peenemonde, Germany
Dec 24 In the year 1942 friedrich Klose, composer, dies at 80
Dec 24 On this day in history the department of National Defence says there are now 681,615 volunteers and conscripts in the Canadian forces.
Dec 25 Vojislav Vuckovic, composer, dies at 32 in the year 1942.
Dec 26 In the year 1942 bosinier de la Chapelle, Fren murderer of adm Darlan, executed at 24
Dec 26 The Canadian-escorted convoy ONS-154 loses 14 ships to German U-boats in mid-Atlantic; gets 32 to Britain by Dec. 30 on this day in history.
Dec 27 1st Japanese women camp (Ambarawa) goes into use on this day in history.
Dec 28 Oberkommando Wehrmacht orders strategist flight out of Kaukasus on this day in history.
Dec 28 Robert Sullivan becomes first pilot to fly the Atlantic 100 times in the year 1942.
Dec 29 On this day in history frank D Adams, Canadian geologist, dies at 83
Dec 29 Jerry Summers, rocker in the year 1942.
Dec 31 In the year 1942 60 U boats sunk this month (330,000 ton)
Dec 31 In the year 1942 commissioning of USS Essex (CV-9), first of new class of aircraft carriers, at Norfolk, VA