What Happened on June 30, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 144 U boats (700,000 ton) sunk this month
  • Col-gen Von Paul's 6th Army enters Ukraine
  • US bombs Celebes & Timor
  • US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Ballard, explorer/geologist/author/discoverer (Titanic in 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • Arnoldus J H Aerts, Dutch bishop of New-Guinea, executed at 62