September 15, 1942 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • US aircraft carrier Wasp torpedoed at Guadalcanal

Birthdays in History

  • Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, American sci-fi author (Hotel Transylvania)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Emmerson Mnangagwa "the crocodile", Zimbabwean politician (President 2017-), born in Zvishavane, South Rhodesia

President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa
President of Zimbabwe
Emmerson Mnangagwa

Deaths in History

  • Jack Singer, American war reporter (Wasp), dies