What Happened on August 2, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 250 Dutch Catholic Jews arrested, transported to Amersfoort camp
  • Col-Gen Hoth' Panzer army reaches Kotelnikovo

Famous Birthdays

  • Isabel Allende, Chilean author
  • Leo Beenhakker, Dutch soccer trainer

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Aereboe, Dutch landlord, dies at 77