Results for: 1942

In US Presidents

What did Roosevelt do in 1942?

He ordered the imprisonment of the Japaneese,Italian and German Americans. That order was called Executive Order 9066, and was issued on February 19,1942, by Franklin D. Ro ( Full Answer )
In Political Office Holders

Who was the president in 1942?

This depends on the country or organization. See related questions or re-ask your question. US: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt was the 32nd President of ( Full Answer )
In Television and Video

What was invented in 1942?

Being 1942 was the time of World War II there were severalinventions at this time. Duck tape, atomic power and the atomicbomb, guided missiles and corn dogs are to name a few. ( Full Answer )
In World War 2

Was there a draft in 1942?

In the United States, there was a draft in 1942. In that year, theU.S. Congress lowered the draft age to 18 years old.
In Olympic History

Where was the 1942 Olympics?

There were no 1942 Olympics. It would have been 1940 and 1944 but they were cancelled due to World War II.
In Computers

Were there computers in 1942?

Yes. A very famous computer, the Atanasoff-Berry computer, was completed in 1942. It was an electronic computer.
In US Presidents

Why was president in 1942?

The 32nd President of the United States was Franklin D. Roosevelt from March 4, 1933 to April 12, 1945
In Internet

Was there Internet in 1942?

The internet was not created until the 1950's. The internet then was very primative and nothing like it is today.
In Coins and Paper Money

Is there a 1942 Halfpenny?

The British Halfpenny was first produced about 1300 AD to replace the custom of cutting Penny coins in half to achieve the required value. Many countries of the British Empir ( Full Answer )
In Slavery

Where there slaves in 1942?

If you mean African-American slaves in the United States, no, there were no such slaves in 1942. Slavery ended in the 1860s in the US.