What Happened on March 9, 1942

Historical Events

  • Construction of the Alaska Highway begins

Famous Birthdays

Bert CampanerisBert Campaneris (81 years old)

Cuban-American baseball player (Oakland A's), born in Pueblo Nuevo, Cuba

  • Gary Walker [Leeds], American musician (The Standells;;The Walker Brothers), born in Glendale, California
  • John Cale, Welsh musician, composer and singer-songwriter (Velvet Underground), born in Garnant, Wales
  • Mark Lindsay, American rock vocalist (Paul Revere & Raiders - "Kicks"; "Indian Reservation"), born in Eugene, Oregon
Born in 1942
1942 Highlights

About March 9, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 81 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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