On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • National Football League Championship, Cleveland Stadium: Cleveland Rams beat Washington Redskins, 15-14; last game before Rams move west to Los Angeles

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby George, English professional darts player
  • Patti Deutsch, American actress and Match Game panelist
  • Yukio Hattori, Japanese Iron Chef commentator

Famous Deaths

  • Fumimaro Konu, Japanese prince/PM (1937-39, 40-41), commits harakiri