On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1942

Historical Events

  • 1st deportation camp at Westerbork, Jews sent to Auschwitz
  • Dutch Jews invoked for "Labor camps"

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry McCubbin, MEP (Labour)
  • Mil Mascaras, Mexican professional wrestler
  • Philip R Sharp, (Rep-D-Indiana, 1975- )

Famous Deaths

  • Denis Moloney, cricketer (during WW II 3 Tests for NZ 1937), dies
1942 Highlights

About July 15, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer