On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1942

Historical Events

  • "Durham Manifesto" calls for fundamental changes in race relations

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl Hindman, Bisbee AZ, actor (Wilson-Home Improvement)

Famous Deaths

  • May Robson, actress (Star is Born, Reckless), dies at 84
1942 Highlights

About October 20, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra