What Happened on October 5, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 5,000 Jews of Dubno, Russia massacred
  • Budy Massacre at Auschwitz sub-camp, 90 French-Jewish women beaten to death by prison guards
  • St Louis Cards beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 1, in 39th World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Street, Rhythm and Blues musician (The Temptations), born in Detroit, Michigan