On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1942

Historical Events

  • Battle of Edson's Ridge begins at Guadalcanal
  • Free-Poland & Belgium asks pope to condemn nazi-war crimes

Famous Birthdays

  • Michel Drucker, French journalist & TV host, born in Vire, France
  • Tomés Marco, Spanish composer, born in Madrid, Spain
1942 Highlights

About September 12, 1942

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo