Historical Events on October 16th, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

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Aaron Copland/de Milles ballet "Rodeo," premieres in NYC

Composer Aaron Copland
Aaron Copland
  • Cyclone in Bay of Bengal kills some 40,000 south of Calcutta India
  • National Boxing Association freezes titles of those serving in armed services