What Happened on February 24, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • The "Battle of Los Angeles" takes place, lasting until the next day.
  • Voice of America begins broadcasting (in German)

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Bond, Australian racing driver
  • David K Williamson, Australian screenplay/playwright (Removalists)
  • Joe Lieberman, (Sen-D Connecticut)
  • Paul Jones, England, rocker (Manfried Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • Stuart Henry, British disc jockey