On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1942

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto RCAF Hurricanes beat Winnipeg RCAF Bombers, 8-5
  • Seyss-Inquart orders students in nazi-Germany to work
  • West Indies chocolate/coffee drop above Netherland

Famous Birthdays

  • Randy Kirby, American actor (Randy-Girl From UNCLE), born in Chicago, Illinois
1942 Highlights

About December 5, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius