On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Paul Waner is 7th to get 3,000 baseball hits

Famous Birthdays

  • Elaine "Spanky" McFarlane, rocker (Spanky & Our Gang-Lazy Day)
  • Jos Brink, Dutch TV host (Op Zoek)
  • Neil Chalmers, director (National History Museum, London)
  • Robert [Bob] W Kasten Jr, (Sen-R-WI, 1981- )
  • Willie Frazier, AFL/NFL tight end (Houston Oilers), born in El Dorado, Arkansas (d. 2013)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Marilyn Monroe (16) marries first husband James Dougherty (21), a policeman