On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1942

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Red Sox star Ted Williams enlists as a US Navy aviator

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Maree Cheatham, American actress (Search for Tomorrow, Guiding Light), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1942 Highlights

About June 2, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini