On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1942

Historical Events

  • Gunther Hagg becomes world champ of all records from 1500m to 5000m

Famous Birthdays

  • Gérald Tremblay, Québec politician (41st Mayor of Montreal), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Robbe De Hert, Flemish director and producer (Fugitive Cinema, Bomb), born in Farnborough, Hampshire, England
1942 Highlights

About September 20, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 79 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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