Historical Events In September - 02
Friday, 03 July 2020
1937 On this day in history peter Ueberroth, organized LA Olympics (1984)/baseball commissioner
1937 On September - 02 esther de Farmer-of Rich, actress (Kniertje-On hope of blessing), dies
1938 Glyn Worsnip, broadcaster on this day in history.
1939 Bobby Purify, rocker on September - 02.
1940 23rd PGA Championship: Byron Nelson at Hershey CC Hershey Pa on September - 02.
1940 On this day in history beverly Sanders, Hollywood Calif, actress (Lotsa Luck, CPO Sharkey)
1941 Academy copyrights Oscar statuette on September - 02.
1941 Tommy Aycock, Edinburg TX, PGA golfer (1994 Las Vegas Senior-5th) on this day in history.
1942 On September - 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.
1942 On September - 02 the Chief Rabbi of Norway, Julues Samuel, refuses to go into hiding and chooses to join 208 Norwegian Jews sent to Bergen Belsen.
1942 On September - 02 german troops enter Stalingrad
1943 On September - 02 glenn Sather, NHL coach (Edmonton Oiler)
1944 Anne Frank (Diary of Anne Frank), is sent to Auschwitz on this day in history.
1944 During WW II, George Bush ejects from a burning plane on September - 02.
1944 On September - 02 belgium's Emissie bank closes
1944 Claude Nicollier, Vevey Switzerland, astronaut (STS 61-K, 46, 61, 75) on this day in history.
1944 On September - 02 george W Norris, US senator (lame duck-amendement), dies
1945 Allied forces arrive in Singapore and release prisoners of war on September - 02.
1945 Formal surrender of Japan is signed on this day in history.
1945 Ho Chi Minh declares Vietnam independence from France on September - 02.
1945 On board the aircraft carrier 'Missouri', in Tokyo Bay, General Douglas MacArthur accepts the Japanese surrender on September - 02.
1945 On this day in history president Truman sets the date as V-J Day.
1945 V-J Day; formal surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri (WWII ends) on September - 02.
1945 59th US Womens Tennis: Sarah P Cooke beats Pauline Betz (36 86 64) on September - 02.
1946 On this day in history johnny Neun replaces Bill Dickey as Yankee manager
1949 Fire in riverfront area kills 1,700 (Chungking China) on this day in history.
1951 Marine Helicopter Transport Squadron 161, equipped with HRS-1s, arrived Pusan, Korea on this day in history.
1951 Australia, NZ & US sign ANZUS-pact on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history the birth of Jimmy Connors, American tennis player
1952 On September - 02 dr Floyd J Lewis 1st uses deep freeze technique in heart surgery
1954 Hurricane Edna batters NE US, killing 20 on this day in history.
1955 KCRA TV channel 3 in Sacramento, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
1955 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer, dies at 60 on September - 02.
1956 Collapse of a RR bridge under a train kills 120 (India) on this day in history.