On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1942

Historical Events

  • Nazis liquidate 10,000 Jews in Minsk Belorussia Ghetto
  • Zionists partisans ZOB forms in Poland

Famous Birthdays

  • Marty Brennaman, American sportscaster, born in Portsmouth, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Flinders Petrie, English Egyptologist (Merneptah Stele, measured the pyramids), dies at 89
1942 Highlights

About July 28, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo