What Happened on December 28, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Congress officially recognizes "Pledge of Allegiance"

Famous Birthdays

  • Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva, King of Nepal (1972- )
  • Dwight Bement, rocker (Gary Puckett & Union Gap-Young Girl)
  • Max Hastings, British editor-in-chief (Daily Telegraph)
  • Mike Gibbons, American rocker (Bo Donaldson & the Heywoods-Billy Don't be a Hero), (d. 2016)

Famous Deaths

  • Theodore Dreiser, novelist (An American Tragedy), dies at 74