On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1942

Historical Events

  • Germany troop march into Woronezj


John Maynard Keynes takes his seat in the British House Of Lords as Baron Keynes of Tilton after being knighted

  • Milt all star team (including Bob Feller) loses to AL all stars 5-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Carmen Duncan, Australian actress
  • Christopher "Chris" Stamp, British music producer, psychodrama therapist and manager (The Who, Jimi Hendrix), born in London, England (d. 2012)
1942 Highlights

About July 7, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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