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Historical Events In 1942

Saturday, 31 October 2020

Feb 06   Wobbe de Vries, Dutch linguist, dies at 78 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   In the year 1942 1st indoor 15' pole vault (Cornelius Warmerdam 15' 3/8")  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   Dorando di Desiderio Pietri, marathoner (Oly-gold-1908), dies at 56 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 08   Congress advises FDR that Americans of Japanese descent should be locked up en masse so they wouldn't oppose the US war effort in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 08   Congress advises FDR that, Americans of Japanese descent should be locked up en masse so they wouldn't oppose the US war effort in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 08   Fritz Todt, German Reichs minister (Organization Todt), dies at 50 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 08   On this day in history stravinsky's "Danses Concertantes," premieres in Los Angeles  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 09   Daylight Savings War Time goes into effect in US on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 09   On this day in history japanese troops land near Makassar, South Celebes  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 10   Glenn Miller awarded 1st ever gold disc for selling 1 million copies of "Chattanooga Choo Choo" on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Feb 10   HMCS Spikenard (Corvette) torpedoed in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 10   On this day in history the first ever record 'Gold Disc' is presented to Glenn Miller  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 11   "Archie" comic book debuts on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 11   In Montreal anti-conscription riot breaks out after 10,000 people rally at the Marché St-Jacques in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 11   On this day, the German battleships Gneisenau and Scharnhorst, as well as the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen, escape from the French port of Brest and make a mad dash up the English Channel to safety in German waters. Very embarrassing for the Royal Navy in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 12   In the year 1942 3 German battle cruisers escape via Channel to Brest N Germany  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 12   Grant Wood, US painter (American Gothic), dies at 49 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 12   Three German battle cruisers escape via Channel to Brest N Germany much to the frustration of the Royal Navy on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 13   In the year 1942 hitler's Operation Sealion (invasion of England) cancelled  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 13   Hitler's Operation Seelöwe (invasion of England) cancelled on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   On this day in history japanese parachutists land near oil center Palembang Sumatra  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   Rotterdam's Maas tunnel opens in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   British and Australian forces surrender at Singapore Over 15,000 Australian soldiers become prisoners of war in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   On this day in history german U-boat shells at Antillian oil refinery  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   Guido Adler, Austrian musicologist, dies at 91 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   On this day in history japanese troops march into Palembang, South Sumatra  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   Singapore surrenders to Japanese forces in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 15   The British colony of Singapore surrenders to Japanese troops during WWII in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 16   German submarines attack Aruba oil refinery in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 16   In the year 1942 massacre of 22 members of the Australian Army Nursing Service and other survivors of the SS Vyner Brooke, on Banka Island, Straits of Sumatra  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 18   In the year 1942 japanese troop land on Bali  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 18   In the year 1942 the birth of Milos Forman, Czech director.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 19   About 150 Japanese warplanes attacked the Australian city of Darwin in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 19   In the year 1942 dutch actors protest obligatory membership of Culture Chamber  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 02   In the year 1942 birth of hugh Shelton, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1942 birth of john Thaw, British actor (d. 2002)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   John Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006) was born in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   John McLaughlin, rock guitarist (Sentimental Journey/Clouds of Joy) was born in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of charlie Rose, Henderson NC, newscaster (CBS Night Watch)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader was born in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 01   On this day in history jaroslav Jezek, composer, dies at 35  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   Leon Jessel, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1942 death of yves Paringaux, French chief of staff, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 06   On this day in history death of emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 07   On this day in history henry, Count of Baillet-Latour, pres of IOC (1925-42), dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 08   In the year 1942 arvo Hannikainen, composer, dies at 44  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 12   In the year 1942 george Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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