What Happened on July 6, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

Abbott and Costello's film "The Naughty Nineties" released featuring longest version of their "Who's on First" routine

Comedian and Actor Lou Costello
Comedian and Actor
Lou Costello

AgreementUnited Nations Charter

Nicaragua becomes 1st nation to ratify the Charter of the United Nations

  • US President Harry Truman signs executive order establishing Medal of Freedom
  • Wash Senator Rick Ferrell catches a record 1,722 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Burt Ward, [Gervis], actor (Robin-Batman), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Rik Elswit, rocker (Dr Hook & Medicine Show-In the Right Place)
  • Rodney Matthews, English fantasy artist and illustrator