This Day in History: 1942-10-07
A salvo from a Katjoesja (Katyusha) rocket destroys a Nazi battalion in Stalingrad, Russia. The last camouflaged German auxiliary Cruiser Komet leaves Flushing (Netherlands). Maxwell Anderson’s “Eve of St Mark” premieres in NYC. US & UK governments announce the establishment of United Nations. Yvon Robert beats Bill Longson in Montreal to become wrestling champion.