What Happened on February 7, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st indoor 15' pole vault (Cornelius Warmerdam 15' 3/8")

Famous Birthdays

  • Ton de Kok, Dutch politician (CDA)

Famous Deaths

  • Dorando di Desiderio Pietri, marathoner (Oly-gold-1908), dies at 56
  • Ivan Bilibin, Russian illustrator, dies at 65