September 30, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 98 U-boats sunk this month (485,000 tons)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Admiral Nimitz's B-17 finds Guadalcanal using National Geographic map

US Admiral Chester Nimitz
US Admiral
Chester Nimitz
  • SS exterminates 3,500 Jews in Zelov Lodz Poland in 6 week period

Birthdays in History

  • Gus Dudgeon, British pop producer (Joan Armatrading, David Bowie)