February 2, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • LA Times urges security measures against Japanese-Americans
  • US auto factories switch from commercial to war production

Birthdays in History

  • Barry Diller, founder (Fox-TV)

Deaths in History

  • Daniil Kharms [Yuvatchov], Russian surrealist and absurdist writer, poet, and playwright, dies of starvation during the siege of Leningrad at 36