On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Grice, Australian racing driver
  • Elvin Bishop, American rock guitarist and songwriter (Fooled Around & Fell in Love), born in Glendale, California,

Person of interestJudith Sheindlin

Judith Sheindlin, Jurist and Television personality (Judge Judy), born in Brooklyn, New York

Jurist/TV Personality Judith Sheindlin
Jurist/TV Personality
Judith Sheindlin
  • Les AuCoin, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
1942 Highlights

About October 21, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra