On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Africa Korps invades Egypt
  • US Admiral Ernest King orders Tulagi (Solomon Island) reconquered

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Brown, England, rocker (Fire) [or May 24]
  • Gerhart Roth, Austrian writer, born in Graz
  • Michele Lee, American actress and singer (Karen-Knots Landing, Love Bug), born in Los Angeles, California