On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1942

Historical Events

  • 10th MLB All Star Game: AL wins 3-1 at Polo Grounds, NYC, AL runs are homers

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Anne Frank's family goes into hiding in After House, Amsterdam

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank
  • Von Hoth' IV Pantser army fights with Voronezj

Famous Birthdays

  • Raymond Depardon, French photographer, born in Villefranche-sur-Saône, France
1942 Highlights

About July 6, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer