On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1942

Historical Events

  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation authorized for radio service
  • The order for "extermination of asocials through labour" is approved by Nazi Minister of Justice, Otto Thierack

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Stepney, English football goalkeeper (Manchester United), born in Mitcham, Surrey, England
  • Koos van den Berg, Dutch politician (SGP), born in The Hague, Netherlands
1942 Highlights

About September 18, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo