What Happened on July 20, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Burfeindt, LPGA golfer
  • John Lodge, English bassist (Moody Blues-Nights in White Satin), born in Birmingham
  • Johnny Loughrey, Irish singer (d. 2005)
  • Kim Carnes, rock vocalist (Bette Davis Eyes), born in Pasadena, California
  • Larry E Craig, (Rep-R-Idaho, 1981- )
  • Viscount Petersham, English large landowner

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Seccull, South African cricketer (Test v England 1896), dies
  • Paul ValĂ©ry, French author and poet (b. 1871)