What Happened on January 20, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Franklin D. Roosevelt sworn-in for an unprecedented (and never to be repeated) 4th term as US President

32nd US President Franklin D. Roosevelt
32nd US President
Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • The Hungarian Provisional Government concludes an armistice with the USSR, US, and Britain, agree to pay reparations and to join the war against Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Martin-Jenkins, cricket commentator and correspondent
  • Eric Stewart, rock guitarist (10cc-I'm Not in Love)
  • Peter Beckwith, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire