On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • James Soong, Taiwanese politician
  • Jerry Jeff Walker [Ronald Clyde Crosby], American country music singer and songwriter (Mr Bojangles), born in Oneonta, New York
  • Roger Crozier, Canadian ice hockey goaltender (d. 1996)
1942 Highlights

About March 16, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces