What Happened on July 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • USS Cod saves 51 sailors from Dutch sub in only sub-to-sub rescue

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Schlossberg, husband of Carolyn Kennedy
  • George Dzunda, Rosenheim Germany, actor (The Deer Hunter, Law & Order)

Famous Deaths

  • George Barbier, actor (Man Who Came to Dinner), dies at 80