On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh McCracken, American session guitarist (Aretha Franklin; Paul McCartney; Steely Dan; Billy Joel; John Lennon), born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey (d. 2013)
  • Michael Savage [Michael A Wiener], American talk radio host and commentator, born in The Bronx, New York
  • Ulla Hoffmann, Swedish politician
1942 Highlights

About March 31, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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