On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1945

Historical Events

  • John J "Cardinal" O'Connor, ordained as a priest

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestMichael King

Michael King, New Zealand historian and author (Penguin History of New Zealand), born in Wellington, New Zealand

Historian and Author Michael King
Historian and Author
Michael King
  • Thaao Penghlis, Australian actor (Mission Impossible, Tony-Days of Our Life), born in Sydney, Australia
1945 Highlights

About December 15, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius