What Happened on February 26, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • German battle cruiser Gneisenau deactivated by bomb
  • Radio Orange calls for March 1 day of prayer in Dutch Indies
  • Werner Heisenberger informs nazis about uranium project "Wunderwaffen"

Famous Birthdays

  • Adriaan van Dis, author/TV-host (Nathan Sid, In Africa)
  • Joop van den Ende, director (Alsmeer Studio)