Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 7 months and 27 days
- About 150 Japanese warplanes attack the Australian city of Darwin
- Bill Longson beats Managoff & Sandor Szabo, to become wrestling champ
- Dutch actors protest obligatory membership of Culture Chamber
- Japanese troops land on Timor
- NY Yankees annouce 5,000 uniformed soldiers admitted free at each of their upcoming home games
- Tommy Dorsey & his orchestra recorded "I'll Take Tallulah"