On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Syrdal, American psychologist and computer science researcher (developed female synthetic voices at AT&T), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2020)
  • Brian McGuire, Australian racing driver, born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 1977)
  • Kathy Garver, American actress (Cissy in Family Affair), born in Long Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Elisabeth Volkenrath, supervisor at concentration camps (b. 1919)
  • Robert van Genechten, Dutch Nazi (NSB), commits suicide
1945 Highlights

About December 13, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius