What Happened on August 4, 1945

Historical Events

Golf Tournament

American golfer Byron Nelson wins Canadian Open at Uplands & Thornhill CC for a record 11th consecutive PGA victory, on way to record season tally of 18

  • Red Sox outfielder Tom McBride drives in MLB record tying 6 runs in an inning (4th) during 15-4 win v Washington

Famous Birthdays

  • John Qace Hardbattle, political activist
1945 Highlights

About August 4, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo