On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1942

Historical Events

  • Col-gen Von Hoth' 6th Pantser enters Voronezj

Famous Birthdays

  • "Chris" Martin Thembisile Hani, Secretary-General (South African Communist Party), born in Cofimvaba, Transkei, South Africa (d. 1993)
  • Jim Kolbe, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Arizona), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Sjoukje Dijkstra, Dutch figure skater (Olympic gold 1964), born in Akkrum, Netherlands
1942 Highlights

About June 28, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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