August 31, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Battle at Alam Halfa: German & Italians assault
  • U-boats this month sank 108 ships (544,000 ton)

Birthdays in History

  • Eugenio Trias, Barcelona, Spain, philosopher, (d. 2013)

Deaths in History

  • Von Bismarck, German major general, (Africa Corps), dies in battle