Historical Events In 1942
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Nov 06 On this day in history nazis execute 12,000 Minsk ghetto Jews
Nov 07 On this day in history 1st US president to broadcast in a foreign language-FDR in French
Nov 08 On this day in history hitler proclaims fall of Stalingrad from Munich beer hall
Nov 08 Operation "Torch" began as US & British forces land in French N Africa in the year 1942.
Nov 08 U.S. forces land in French Africa with British naval and air units assisting on this day in history.
Nov 08 WWII Operation Torch begins as U.S. and British forces land in French North Africa on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1942 edna May Oliver, dies on 59th birthday
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 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 In the year 1942 -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 on this day in history.
Nov 12 North Africa west of Algiers is subdued by Allied forces on this day in history.
Nov 13 Chaotic "sea battle of Friday the 13th" at Guadalcanal in the year 1942.
Nov 13 In the year 1942 daniel J Callaghan, US spy (at Guadalcanal), dies
Nov 13 Minimum draft age lowered from 21 to 18 in the year 1942.
Nov 14 In the year 1942 -Nov 15th) Japanese/US sea battle at Savo-Island in Guadalcanal)
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 in the year 1942.
Nov 17 In the year 1942 the birth of Martin Scorsese, American director
Nov 18 In the year 1942 thornton Wilders "Skin of our Teeth," premieres in NYC
Nov 19 In the year 1942 american fashion designer Calvin Klein was born
Nov 19 On this day in history edouard Combe, composer, dies at 76
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 The birth of Calvin Klein, American fashion designer in the year 1942.
Nov 20 26th Russian Armoured Corps recaptures Perelazovski in the year 1942.
Nov 20 In the year 1942 operation Galvanic, under command of Vice Admiral Raymond Spruance, lands Navy, Marine, and Army forces on Tarawa and Makin.
Nov 21 Alcan Highway Completed (Road to Alaska) on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history hitler names fieldmarshal Erich von Manstein commander of the newly-created Army Group Don (Heeresgruppe Don)
Nov 21 James Barry M Hertzog, South African premier (1914-39), dies at 76 in the year 1942.
Nov 22 Gen-major Rodins 26th Pantser corp recaptures Ostrov on this day in history.