On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1942

Historical Events

  • Corregidor & Philippines surrender to Japanese Armies

Famous Birthdays

  • Rin Kaiho, Taiwanese professional Go player, born in Shanghai, China
1942 Highlights

About May 6, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus