On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1942

Famous Birthdays

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

Judith Sheindlin

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

  • Les AuCoin, (Rep-D-OR, 1975- )
1942 Highlights

About October 21, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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