What Happened on March 9, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Construction of the Alaska Highway began

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Campaneris, Cuban-American baseball player (Oakland A's), born in Pueblo Nuevo, Cuba
  • John Cale, Garnant, Welsh musician, composer and singer-songwriter (Velvet Underground)
  • Mark Lindsay, Eugene Or, rock vocalist/sax (Paul Revers & Raiders)