On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1942

Historical Events

  • German SS gases 1,000 Jews in Minsk, Belorussia

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Younghusband, British journalist and explorer (1904 British expedition to Tibet), dies at 79
1942 Highlights

About July 31, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo