On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Rajesh Khanna, Indian Bollywood actor officially titled "The First Superstar of Indian cinema," born in Amritsar, Punjab Province (d. 2012)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Dawson Adams, Canadian geologist, dies at 83
1942 Highlights

About December 29, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 7 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn