Saturday April 18, 1942
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

April 18, 1942: Day of the Week

April 18, 1942 was the 108th day of the year 1942 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 257 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.

A person born on this day will be 81 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $273.46 today.

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Here’s the April 1942 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1942 calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Aries is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).

April 18, 1942 Historical Event(s)

1942
Pierre Laval becomes Prime Minister of Vichy France.
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World War II: The Doolittle Raid on Japan. Tokyo, Yokohama, Kobe and Nagoya are bombed.

Who were born on April 18, 1942?

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Jochen Rindt, German-Austrian racer and F1 (posthumous) world champion (d. 1970)
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Robert Christgau, American music critic
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Steve Blass, American professional baseball player

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