On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Harris, British actress (Follow that Camel), and singer ("Just Loving You"), born in Somerset, England
  • Curtis Mayfield, American singer-songwriter and soul musician ("Freddie's Dead"; "Superfly"), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)
  • Duane Josephson, MLB baseball catcher, 1965-72 (Chicago White Sox, Boston Red Sox), born in New Hampton, Iowa (d. 1997)
1942 Highlights

About June 3, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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