What Happened on September 4, 1942

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Transport #28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Alireza Shapour Shahbazi, Iranian archaeologist and a world expert on Achaemenid archeology, born in Shiraz, Iran (d. 2006)
  • Bob Filner, (Rep-D-California)
  • Jerry Jarrett, American professional wrestling promoter, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Merald "Bubba" Knight, singer (Gladys Knights & Pips), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Person of interestRay Floyd

Raymond Floyd, American golfer (four-time Major winner), born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd