On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1942

Historical Events

  • Japanese troop land on Bali

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy Prosser, Australian rugby union prop (25 caps; Northern Suburbs), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Payson Terhune, American author (b. 1872)
1942 Highlights

About February 18, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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