On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1945

Historical Events

  • Utrecht: Catholic People's party (KVP) established

Famous Birthdays

  • Diane Sawyer, American newscaster (60 Minutes, ABC Prime Time), born in Glasgow, Kentucky
  • Joris J. C. Voorhoeve, Dutch Defense minister (1994-, VVD), born in the Hague, Netherlands
  • Marianne van Wijnkoop [Bosscher], Dutch actress (Les Miserables), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Neurath, Austrian-British philosopher (Foundation of Social Sciences), dies at 63
1945 Highlights

About December 22, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn