On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1942

Historical Events

  • Japanese troops conquer Kalewa

Historic Publication

William Faulkner's collections of short stories, "Go Down, Moses", is published

Famous Birthdays

  • Rachel Billington, British writer
1942 Highlights

About May 11, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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