What day of the week was August 26, 1942?

The day of the week August 26th, 1942 fell on was a Wednesday.

Vic Dana the American singer and dancer was born on 26 August in 1942. As was Dennis Turner the Baron Bilston, English politician .

Holocaust in Chortkiav the western Ukraine: At 2.30 am the German Schutzpolizei starts driving Jews out of their houses, divides them into groups of 120, packs them in freight cars and deports 2000 to Belzec death camp. 500 of the sick and children are murdered on the spot.