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