Historical Events on May 12, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1,500 Jews gassed in Auschwitz

Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Ben-Gurion leaves Jewish state in Palestine

First Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion
First Israeli Prime Minister
David Ben-Gurion
  • Nazi U-boat sinks American cargo ship at mouth of Mississippi River
  • Russia occupies Crackow, until Aug 23, 1943