1942
1942 (MCMXLII)was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter D), the 1942nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 942nd year of the 2n...
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Gigi Hadid Gets Naked For The New Stuart Weitzman Campaign
It should come as no surprise that Gigi Hadid has landed yet another major fashion campaign. However, for her latest gig the 20-year-old isn't even wearing clothes -- she's completely naked in the Stu...
After a week of intense debate, Stephen Hawking and his colleagues are still puzzled by black holes
The first generation of black hole researchers were locked in a room for a week, but there's still a lot of thinking to do.
These 3 Things Could Destroy The Human Civilization, Says Stephen Hawking
Famous for his scientific research on black holes and physics, world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has issued a stark warning on things that he strongly believes will lead to the demise of human...
Vera Alentova
Vera Valentinovna Alentova (Russian: Ве́ра Валенти́новна Але́нтова; born February 21, 1942) is a Soviet and Russian actress famous for her leading role in Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears.
Gigi Hadid Gets Naked For The New Stuart Weitzman Campaign
It should come as no surprise that Gigi Hadid has landed yet another major fashion campaign. However, for her latest gig the 20-year-old isn't even wearing clothes -- she's completely naked in the Stu...
Canadian conscription plebiscite, 1942
A plebiscite on conscription was held in Canada on 27 April 1942. It was held in response to the Conservative Party lobbying Mackenzie King to introduce compulsory overseas military service, the gover...
Canadian conscription plebiscite, 1942 - Wikipedia
Disumbrationism
Disumbrationism was a hoax masquerading as an art movement that was launched in 1924 by Paul Jordan-Smith, a novelist, Latin scholar, and authority on Robert Burton from Los Angeles, California.Annoye...
Disumbrationism - Wikipedia
Freddie Webb
Freddie N. Webb (born November 24, 1942 in Manila, Philippines) is a Filipino former senator, former congressman, former basketball player and coach. He is currently involved in television, movies and...
Kiran Nagarkar
Kiran Nagarkar (born 1942) is an Indian novelist, playwright, film and drama critic and screenwriter both in Marathi and English, and is one of the most significant writers of postcolonial India.Among...
Kiran Nagarkar - Wikipedia
Jann Haworth
Jann Haworth (born 1942) is a US pop artist. A pioneer of soft sculpture, she is best known as the co-creator of The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover.
Haworth was born in...
HMCS Huron (G24)
HMCS Huron was a Tribal-class destroyer that served in the Royal Canadian Navy in the Second World War and the Korean War. She was the first ship to bear this name. She was named for the Huron people....
HMCS Huron (G24) - Wikipedia
List of Guggenheim Fellowships awarded in 1942
List of Guggenheim Fellowships awarded in 1942.
Tube Alloys
Tube Alloys was a codename of the clandestine research and development programme, authorised by the Government of the United Kingdom with participation from Canada, aiming to develop nuclear weapons f...
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USS Achelous (ARL-1)
USS Achelous (ARL-1) was one of 39 tank landing ships converted into landing craft repair ships for service in the United States Navy during World War II. The lead ship in her class, she was named for...
USS Achelous (ARL-1) - Wikipedia
1942 in aviation
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1942:
1942 in aviation - Wikipedia
Second Washington Conference
The Second Washington Conference (19 – 25 June 1942), did not have a code name because it was hastily called and was regarded at the time as a set of military staff conversations rather than a formal ...
Executive Order 9102
Executive Order 9102 is a United States presidential executive order ordering the creation of the War Relocation Authority (WRA), the US civilian agency responsible for the forced relocation and inter...
The New York Times Best Seller list
The New York Times Best Seller list is widely considered the preeminent list of best-selling books in the United States. Published weekly in The New York Times Book Review, the best-seller list has be...