On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1942

Historical Events

  • 4th Soviet army forms with 80 tanks
  • Gasoline rationing using coupons begins

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Warsaw Ghetto Jews (300,000) are sent to Treblinka Extermination Camp

Leader of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Mordecai Anielewicz
Leader of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
Mordecai Anielewicz

1942 Highlights

About July 22, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer