What Happened on September 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kim Il-sung arrives in harbor of Wonsan, Korea

North Korean founder and dictator Kim Il-sung
North Korean founder and dictator
Kim Il-sung
  • Lord Haw Haw (William Joyce) sentenced to death in London

Famous Birthdays

  • David Bromberg, musician (Demon in Disguise), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jane Blalock, LPGA golfer (1972 Colgate-Dinah Shore, born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • Randolph Mantooth, actor (Emergency, Loving), born in Sacramento, California

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Shirley Temple (17) weds actor John Agar (24) in an Episcopal ceremony at Wilshire Methodist Church

Actress and Diplomat Shirley Temple
Actress and Diplomat
Shirley Temple