June 4, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Battle of Midway begins; Japan's 1st major defeat in WW II
  • Capitol Record Co opens for business

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Reinhard Heydrich, German Nazi leader (head of Bohemia and Moravia and the Reich Main Security Office), dies a week after an assassination attempt at 38

Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich
Nazi leader
Reinhard Heydrich