What Happened on November 19, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joseph Goebbels visits "German Theatre in the Netherlands"

Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information Joseph Goebbels
Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information
Joseph Goebbels
  • Operation Uranus: Soviet offensive begins during Battle of Stalingrad, 1 million Soviet soldiers encircle the German Sixth Army
  • Russia launches winter offensive against Germans along Don front

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Calvin Klein, fashion designer (Calvin Klein Jeans, CK), born in The Bronx, New York

Fashion Designer Calvin Klein
Fashion Designer
Calvin Klein
  • Gary L Ackerman, (Rep-D-NY, 1983- )
  • Lawrence Allen Gilbert, Fort Knox KY, PGA golfer (1994 Dallas Reunion)
  • Sharon Olds, American poet

Famous Deaths

  • Bruno Schulz, Polish writer and painter (shot) (b. 1892)
  • Edouard Combe, composer, dies at 76