What Happened on December 22, 1942

Historical Events

Historic Invention

World War II: Adolf Hitler signs the order to develop the V-2 rocket as a weapon

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Parry, English session and touring rock saxophonist (Pink Floyd - "Money"), born in Kentford, Suffolk
Born in 1942
1942 Highlights

About December 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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