On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1942

Historical Events

  • Luftwaffe bombs Stalingrad
  • NY Americans NHL team folded

Famous Birthdays

  • Grant "Mudcat" Jackson, pitcher (1972 NY Yankees, Phillies)
  • Marshall Bell, American actor
  • Pierre Clémenti, French actor (d. 1999)
  • Tim Maia, Brazilian Singer (d. 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Thatcher, American actress, dies at 80
1942 Highlights

About September 28, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra