On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1942

Historical Events

  • German occupiers install Erik Scavenius as Danish premier
  • Transport number 44 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Greene, American violinist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Stuart Lipton, English real estate developer and multi-millionaire
  • Tom Weiskopf, American golfer (British Open 1973), born in Massillon, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Edna May Oliver, dies on 59th birthday
1942 Highlights

About November 9, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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