What Happened on December 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Lemmy [Ian Kilminster], heavy metal musician (Motorhead), born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire (d. 2015)
  • Nicholas Meyer, director (Star Trek II Wrath of Khan)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Mary Astor (39) weds Thomas Gordon Wheelock

Actress Mary Astor
Mary Astor

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Pujol, composer, dies at 67