What Happened on August 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Brazil declares war on Germany, Japan & Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathy Lennon, singer (Lennon Sisters), born in Santa Monica, California
  • U─čur Mumcu, Turkish journalist and writer (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Eichheim, composer, dies at 72
  • Mikhailmichel Fokine, Russian ballet dancer/choreographer, dies