On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1945

Historical Events

  • Austrian Republic re-establishes
  • Jean Giraudoux' "La Folle de Chaillot" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Elaine Joyce, actress (City of Angels, Mr Merlin), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • John McEuen, American bluegrass, folk-rock fiddler, guitarist, banjo, and mandolin player (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band; Steve Martin), born in Oakland, California
1945 Highlights

About December 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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