On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1942

Historical Events

  • Statute of Westminster 1931 passed by the Australian parliament, formalises Australian autonomy

Famous Birthdays

  • Shukri Ghanem, Libyan Prime Minister (2003-2006), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2012)
1942 Highlights

About October 9, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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