On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary Ann Esposito, American chef and TV host (Ciao Italia with Mary Ann Esposito), born in Buffalo, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Willstätter, German chemist (Nobel 1915), dies at 69
1942 Highlights

About August 3, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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