On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1942

Historical Events

Sports History

Red Sox star Ted Williams enlists as a US Navy aviator

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? 79 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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