What Happened on October 15, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Baseball Attendance hits record 10.28 million (Tigers 1.28 is highest)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jere Burns, American actor
  • Jim Palmer, American baseball player (Baltimore Orioles 1965-1984), born in NYC, New York
  • Steven Camacho, cricketer (WI batsman early seventies)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Pierre Laval, Prime Minister of France (1931-32 and 1935-36) and Head of Vichy France (1942-44), executed by firing squad for high treason at 62

Prime Minister of France and Head of Vichy France Pierre Laval
Prime Minister of France and Head of Vichy France
Pierre Laval