On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • David Band, British banker (BZW) (d. 1996)
  • Dick Wagner, American rock guitarist (the Frost), born in Oelwein, Iowa (d. 2014)
  • Rex Thompson, American actor (Young Bess, King & I, Her 12 Men), born in NYC, New York
  • Zoe Laskari, Greek actress, born in Thessaloniki, Greece (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard C "Edo" Fimmen, Dutch trade union leader, dies at 61
1942 Highlights

About December 14, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 77 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius