On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1942

Historical Events

  • US Merchant Marine Distinguished Service Medal established

Famous Birthdays

  • Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoi, Soviet cosmonaut (Soyuz T-5), born in Enem, Russia (d. 2014)
1942 Highlights

About April 11, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries