On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Ansen [Nancy Ann] Dibble, Dutch sci-fi author (Summerfair), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2006)
  • Brian Cole, American rock vocalist and bassist (Association), born in Tacoma, Washington (d. 1972)
  • Sal Valentino [Salvatore Willard Spampinato], American rock musician (the Beau Brummels), born in San Francisco, California
1942 Highlights

About September 8, 1942

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo