What Happened on December 10, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hitler names Anton Mussert "leader of the Dutch people"

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • North Africa: 5th German panzer army forms under col-gen von Arnim

Famous Birthdays

  • Bear Bossu, [Berend F Gertenbach], actor/vocalist (Pub Chantant)
  • Peter Sarstedt, British musician (Where do you go to my lovely), born Delhi, India (d. 2017)
  • Ralph Tavares, American musician (Tavares), born in Providence, Rhode Island