Historical Events on June 21, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 129°F (54°C), Tirat Zevi, Israel (Asian record)
  • President Roosevelt/premier Churchill arrives in Washington, D.C.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rommel takes Tobruk in North Africa

German WWII Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
German WWII Field Marshal
Erwin Rommel
  • Seinheuer throws female world record spear (47.24m)