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Historical Events In 1942

Thursday, 21 October 2021

Apr 14   L Oterma discovers asteroid #2501 Lohja on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 15   George VI awards George Cross to people of Malta in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 15   George VI awards the George Cross to the people of Malta on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 15   Robert Musil, Austrian writer (Mann ohne Eigenschaften), dies at 61 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 16   Japanese occupying army on Java installs film censorship on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 17   12 Lancasters bombs MAN-factory in Augsburg on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 18   In the year 1942 "Stars & Stripes" paper for US armed forces starts  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 18   On this day in history james H Doolittle bombed Tokyo & other Japanese cities  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 18   Tor Maple Leafs beat Det Red Wings 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 20   German occupiers forbids Dutch access to their beach in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Apr 23   4-day allied bombing on Rostock begins on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 23   In the year 1942 marcelo Torcuato de Alvear, pres of Argentina (1922-28), dies at 73  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 24   Luftwaffe bombs Exeter in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 24   The birth of Barbra Streisland, American singer and actress in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 25   Luftwaffe bombs Bath on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 25   Paul Kornfeld, writer, dies at 52 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 26   Coal mine explosion kills 1,549 at Honkeiko Manchuria in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 26   Colliery explosion kills 1,549 at Honkeiko Manchuria in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 27   Belgium Jews are forced to wear stars on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 27   On this day in history tornado destroys Pryor Oklahoma killing 100, injuring 300  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 28   In the year 1942 "WW II" titled so, as result of Gallup Poll  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 28   On this day in history nightly "dim-out" begins along the East Coast  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 29   In the year 1942 japanese troop march into Lashio, cuts off Burma Road  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 30   1st submarine built on Great Lakes launched, (Peto), Manitowoc, Wi in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 30   Catherine Murphy Urner, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 30   The first submarine built on Great Lakes launched, (Peto), Manitowoc, Wi in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 30   The Toronto Stock Exchange Index hits wartime low of 84.8 on news of German victories on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 01   Japanese forces take Mandalay, Burma, in World War II while British retreat along Chindwin Valley to India in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 01   In the year 1942 radio Orange calls to defy order to wear "Jewish star"  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 01   In the year 1942 townsville put on invasion alert  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 02   On this day in history 68th Kentucky Derby: Wayne D Wright aboard Shut Out wins in 2:04.4  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 02   Japanese troops occupy Mandalay Burma on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 03   On this day in history japanese troop attack Tulagi, Gavutu & Tanambogo, Solomon Islands  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

May 03   On this day in history japanese troop attack Tulagi, Gavutu &Tanambogo, Solomon Islands  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Jan 02   Hugh Shelton, 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   John Thaw, British actor (d. 2002) was born in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   In the year 1942 birth of john Marsden, Australian lawyer, gay activist (d. 2006)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jan 05   Charlie Rose, Henderson NC, newscaster (CBS Night Watch) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   Cliff Potts, Glendale Calif, actor (Ted-Lou Grant) was born in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   In the year 1942 birth of maurizio Pollini, Milan Italy, pianist  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jan 03   Pauline Beersmans, [PLJM van Cuyck], Flemish actress, dies at 70 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

Jan 06   Emma Calvé, French soprano (b. 1858) died in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   Henry, Count of Baillet-Latour, pres of IOC (1925-42), dies at 63 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jan 12   George Francis, cricketer (WI Test fast-bowler, 23 wkts in 10), dies in the year 1942.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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