What Happened on December 1, 1945

Historical Events

  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto Argonauts win their 6th title with a 35-0 shutout of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Famous Birthdays

Bette MidlerBette Midler (77 years old)

American singer ("The Rose"; "Wind Beneath My Wings"), and actress (Ruthless People; Beaches), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

  • John Densmore, American drummer (The Doors - "Light My Fire"; "L.A. Woman"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Ross Edwards, Australian cricket batsman (20 Tests @ 40.37, top score 170no; 9 ODIs; West Australia CA), born in Perth Western Australia
Born in 1945

Famous Deaths

  • Harvey Bartlett Gaul, American composer, dies at 64
1945 Highlights

About December 1, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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