What Happened on March 4, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Tekeliev, Bulgarian composer, and pedagogue, born in Svilengrad, Bulgaria
  • Bob Wootton, American country and rockabilly guitarist (Johnny Cash, 1968-97), born in Paris, Arkansas (d. 2017)
  • Charles C. Krulak, 31st Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, born at Quantico, Virginia
Born in 1942

Famous Deaths

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

About March 4, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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