On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st bombing on continental US soil at Mount Emily, Oregon during WWII by Japanese planes
  • Compulsory work for women, children and old males in Batavia

Famous Birthdays

  • Inez Foxx, American R&B singer (Mockingbird), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • John Linder, (Rep-R-Georgia)
  • Luther Simmons, rocker (Main Ingredient