November 19, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joseph Goebbels visits "German Theatre in the Netherlands"

Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information Joseph Goebbels
Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information
Joseph Goebbels
  • Operation Uranus: Soviet offensive begins during Battle of Stalingrad, 1 million Soviet soldiers encircle the German Sixth Army
  • Russia launches winter offensive against Germans along Don front

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Calvin Klein, American fashion designer (Calvin Klein Jeans, CK), born in The Bronx, New York

Fashion Designer Calvin Klein
Fashion Designer
Calvin Klein
  • Gary L Ackerman, (Rep-D-NY, 1983- )
  • Sharon Olds, American poet

Deaths in History

  • Bruno Schulz, Polish writer and painter (shot) (b. 1892)