December 11, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Australian Dutch guerrilla troops evacuated to Timor near Australia

Birthdays in History

  • Derek Parfit, British philosopher who specialized in problems of personal identity, rationality and ethics, born in Chengdu, China (d. 2017)

Deaths in History

  • Franz C. Schmelkes, Czech-born Chemist who discovered azochloramid (chlorazodin), a disinfectant, dies of a heart attack at 43