On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Tekeliev, Bulgarian composer, and pedagogue, born in Svilengrad, Bulgaria
  • Bob Wootton, American guitarist, born in Paris, Arkansas
  • Charles C. Krulak, 31st Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps

Famous Deaths

  • Yuliya Lazarevna Veysberg, composer, dies at 62
1942 Highlights

About March 4, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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