On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1942

Historical Events

  • Czech marathon runner Oskar Hêks transported to Auschwitz-Birkenau

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Bargeron, American rocker (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York
  • Mel McDaniel, American country singer (Baby's got her Blue Jeans On), born in Checotah, Oklahoma
1942 Highlights

About September 6, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo