April 18, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "Stars & Stripes" paper for US armed forces starts

Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Doolittle bombs Tokyo & other Japanese cities

Aviation Pioneer Jimmy Doolittle
Aviation Pioneer
Jimmy Doolittle

Birthdays in History

  • Dick K J Tommel, chemist/(D66) Dutch Asst Sec of State (1994- )

Deaths in History

  • Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, American socialite (b. 1875)