What Happened on September 28, 1942

Historical Events

  • Luftwaffe bombs Stalingrad
  • NY Americans NHL team folded

Famous Birthdays

  • (Sebastião) "Tim" Maia, Brazilian rock, soul, sambalanço, and funk singer-songwriter, and musician, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (d. 1998)
  • Grant Jackson, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 1969; World Series 1979; Philadelphia Phillies; Baltimore Orioles; Pittsburgh Pirates), born in Fostoria, Ohio (d. 2021)
  • Marshall Bell, American actor
  • Pierre Clémenti, French actor (d. 1999)
Born in 1942

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Thatcher, American actress, dies at 80

About September 28, 1942

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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