On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1942

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Hitler visits Field Marshal Von Bock's headquarters in Ukraine

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • German troops march into Sebastopol, Crimea

Famous Birthdays

  • Paco Stanley, Mexican TV personality, born in Mexico City (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Louis Franchet d'Espèrey, French general during WWI, dies at 86
1942 Highlights

About July 3, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer