Monday February 02, 1942: on this day

February 02, 1942 was the 33rd day of the year 1942, under the sign of Aquarius and the day of the week was Monday.

Is February 02, 1942 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on February 02, 1942, who was born and died on February 02, 1942, what holidays and observances are celebrated on February 02, 1942, which were the most popular songs, movies (e.g. To Be or Not to Be, directed by Ernst Lubitsch), TV series (e.g. Men At Work) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 2nd, 1942 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was February 02, 1942?

February 02, 1942 was a Monday and it was the 33rd day of the year 1942 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 02, 1942 can also be written as 2/2/1942 in the US and as 2/2/1942 in UK and Europe.

February 02, 1942 in February 1942 calendar

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February 02, 1942: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on February 02, 1942:

  • Us auto factories switch from commercial to war production.
  • Los angeles times urges security measures against japanese-americans.
  • Wwii: president franklin delano roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of japanese americans and the seizure of their property.
  • The osvald group is responsible for the first, active event of anti-nazi resistance in norway, to protest the inauguration of vidkun quisling.

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February 02, 1942: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 2nd is Aquarius.

Aquarius is the 11th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between January 20th and February 18th belong to the Aquarius sign: discover Aquarius personality and who should a Aquarius marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 02, 1942: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 02, 1942 is Horse and the associated element is Water.

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February 02, 1942: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on February 02, 1942 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 02, 1942 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 02, 1942 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 95% full, rising at 06:49 pm and setting at 08:14 am.

The previous full moon was on Feb 01, 1942 while the next full moon would come on Mar 03, 1942.

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Who was born on February 02, 1942?

Famous people born on February 02, 1942:

  • Bo Hopkins
    Bo Hopkins

    American actor[60] (d. 2022).

  • Graham Nash

    British-american musician, founder of "crosby, stills & nash", a trio with a unique, popular sound.

  • Barry Diller

    Barry Diller is a prominent business executive known for his work in media and technology.

  • Raymond Bonner

    American investigative journalist and author, known for his reporting on human rights abuses and war crimes.

  • Christine Keeler


  • Jang Sung-taek

    North korean politician (d. 2013).

  • Bo Hopkins in Greenville

    South carolina, usa, actor (dynasty doc elliot and the rockford files).

  • Trygve Bornø
  • Junko Hori
  • Giuliano Zoso
  • Roger Hynd
  • Fabrizio Soccorsi
  • Coco López

Whose famous birthday is on February 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 2nd:

  • Gale Gordon
    Gale Gordon

    Gale gordon was an american actor known for his roles in television and radio, particularly for his work on the lucy show and here's lucy.

  • Gemma Arterton
    Gemma Arterton

    Gemma arterton is a british actress known for her roles in blockbuster films such as 'quantum of solace' and 'prince of persia: the sands of...

  • David Jason
    David Jason

    British comedian, jason is featured on tv's "open all hours" and the "only fools and horses" tv series.

  • Jascha Heifetz
    Jascha Heifetz

    Lithuanian-american musician, who was world-famous for his solo playing with all the great orchestras around the globe.

  • Stan Getz
    Stan Getz

    Philadelphia, pennsylvania -- jazz tenor saxophonist (benny goodman and jimmy dorsey).

  • Ina Garten
    Ina Garten

    American tv personality and author.

  • Abba Eban
    Abba Eban

    Israeli politician and diplomat, as well as a scholar of hebrew and arabic languages.

  • Elaine Stritch
    Elaine Stritch

    American actress with a varied and long career.

  • Tom Smothers
    Tom Smothers

    American comedian who performed with his brother, dick as a duo on the tv series "the smothers brothers comedy hour.

  • Jennifer Westfeldt
    Jennifer Westfeldt

    American screenwriter and actress.

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February 02, 1942: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 82 years 2 months old,

or 986 months and 10 days old,

or 4288 weeks and 4 days old,

or 30020 days old,

if you were born on February 02, 1942.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 02, 1942?

There are 296 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday February 2nd 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 02, 1942?

You belong to the Silent Generation if you were born on February 02, 1942.


February 02, 1942: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on February 02, 1942:

  • Daniil Kharms

    Soviet-era absurdist, surrealist, poet, writer, and dramatist (d. 422).

  • Hugh D. McIntosh

    Australian businessman (b. 1876).

  • Ado Birk

    Estonian lawyer and politician, 3rd prime minister of estonia (b. 1883).

  • Leonetto Cappiello
  • Otto Krappan
  • François Rom
  • Daniil Harms (Дании́л Ива́нович Хармс)

What famous deaths happened on February 2nd?

Famous deaths on February 2nd:

  • Boris Karloff
    Boris Karloff

    Boris karloff was a british actor known for his portrayal of frankenstein's monster in the 1931 film 'frankenstein' and for his work in...

  • Gene Kelly
    Gene Kelly

    American actor/dancer ("singing in the rain") dies at the age of 83.

  • Anna May Wong
    Anna May Wong

    Actress (thief in baghdad), passes away at 56.

  • Wendy Barrie
    Wendy Barrie

    British-american actress.

  • Barry Morse
    Barry Morse

    Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1918).

  • Donald Pleasence
    Donald Pleasence

    Donald pleasence was an english actor known for his role as dr.

  • Bob Elliott
    Bob Elliott

    Bob elliott was an american comedian known for his work as one half of the comedy duo bob and ray.

  • Vijay Arora
    Vijay Arora

    Indian actor in television and film (born 1944).

  • Bert Parks
    Bert Parks

    American actor, singer, television personality; miss america telecast presenter (b. 1914).

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February 02, 1942: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on February 02, 1942:

  • Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
  • St. Adelbald
  • Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
  • United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
  • Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
  • Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
  • Czech Republic - Hromnice.
  • St. Cornelius
  • France - CrOpe Day.

Observances on February 02, 1942:

  • World Wetlands Day

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February 02, 1942: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 02, 1942 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

To Be or Not to Be

To Be or Not to Be

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch

Starring: Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart

Country: United States of America

Kings Row

Kings Row

Release year: 1942

Directed by: Sam Wood

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Betty Field

Country: United States of America

Roxie Hart

Roxie Hart

Release year: 1942

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Starring: Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou, George Montgomery, Lynne Overman

Country: United States of America

Mr. Wise Guy

Mr. Wise Guy

Release year: 1942

Directed by: William Nigh

Starring: Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Huntz Hall, Billy Gilbert

Captain Midnight

Captain Midnight

Release year: 1942

Directed by: James W. Horne

Starring: Dave O'Brien, Dorothy Short, James Craven, Sam Edwards

February 02, 1942: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 02, 1942 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Men at Work

Men at Work

Release year: 1941

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on February 02, 1942?

On February 02, 1942 the US President was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 02, 1942?

On February 02, 1942 the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 02, 1942?

On February 02, 1942 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about February 2nd?

February 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - Moro conflict: patikul and sulu shootout: five soldiers, three militants, and several other people were killed in an attack in patikul (sulu), in the philippines.
  • 2018 - Relations china-united kingdom: in the midst of perceived erosion in freedoms in hong kong and britain, prime minister theresa may ends a three-day visit in china. it is estimated that there were ps9 billion worth of trade agreements.
  • 2017 - Relations between georgia and the european union: the european parliament unanimously approved visa-free schengen for georgia.

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What happened in 1942?

1942 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • German troops conquer Rostow
  • Treblinka Concentration Camp destroyed
  • Resistance bombs Rotterdam railway

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What was the calendar for February 1942?

February 1942 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how February 1942 calendar looked like.

Monday February 2, 1942