On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1942

Historical Events

  • Philip Barry's "Without Love" premieres in NYC
  • US troops occupy airport of Port-Lyautey, Morocco
  • US-British troops occupies Oran, Algeria

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans-Rudolf Merz, Swiss politician (President of Switzerland 2009) and Member of the Swiss Federal Council (2004-10), born in Herisau, Switzerland
  • Michel Tabachnik, Swiss composer and conductor, born in Geneva, Switzerland

Robert F. Engle

Robert F. Engle, American economist (Nobel 2003 - for methods of analyzing economic time series with time-varying volatility (ARCH)), born in Syracuse, New York

1942 Highlights

About November 10, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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