August 2, 1943 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Armed revolt breaks out in Treblinka

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lt John F. Kennedy's PT-boat 109 sinks at Solomon islands

35th US President John F. Kennedy
35th US President
John F. Kennedy
  • Sunderland seaplanes sink U-706 and U-106
  • Uprising at Treblinka Concentration Camp (crematorium destroyed)

Birthdays in History

  • Jeltje van Nieuwenhoven, Dutch politician (PvdA)
  • Rose Tremain, British novelist/playwright (Restoration), born in London, England