On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1942

Historical Events

  • German troops land on Taman peninsula
  • US Federal judge upholds detention of Japanese-Americans

Famous Birthdays

  • C[arolyn] J[anice] Cherryh, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Faded Sun Trilogy)
1942 Highlights

About September 1, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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