What Happened on December 10, 1942

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Adolf Hitler names Anton Mussert "leader of the Dutch people"

Event of Interest

An early report the Holocaust prepared by the Polish government-in-exile, using information obtained by Witold Pilecki, is addressed to UN member states

  • North Africa: 5th German panzer army forms under col-gen von Arnim
1942 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Beer Bossu [Berend Frederik Gertenbach], Dutch actor and vocalist (Pub Chantant), born in Amsterdam
Born in 1942

About December 10, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 80 years and 6 months
Leap Year: No

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