On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1942

Historical Events

  • Nazi-Germany annexes Luxembourg

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Aitken, English politician (Conservative MP), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Pervez Sajjad, Pakistani cricket left-arm spinner (19 Tests 1964-73), born in Lahore, Pakistan
1942 Highlights

About August 30, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo