On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1942

Historical Events

  • 1st performance of Heitor Villa-Lobos' Choros 6/9/11
  • Ian Fleming graduates from a training school for spies in Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Hannes Löhr, German footballer and manager, born in Eitorf, Rhine Province, Germany
1942 Highlights

About July 5, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer