What day of the week was February 28, 1942?

The day of the week February 28th, 1942 fell on was a Saturday.

Brian Jones the English guitarist, songwriter, and producer (The Rolling Stones) (d. 1969) was born on 28 February in 1942. As was Dino Zoff the Italian footballer and manager .

Karel Doorman the Dutch admiral (b. 1889) died on this day in 1942.

The heavy cruiser is sunk in the Battle of Sunda Strait with 693 crew members killed the along with which lost 375 men.