On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Montreal right wing Maurice Richard scores twice in Canadiens' 5-4 loss to Chicago Black Hawks to record his 100th NHL career goal; reaches mark in just 145 games, then fastest in history; since broken by Mike Bossy, 100 goals in 129 games

Ice Hockey Player Maurice Richard
Ice Hockey Player
Maurice Richard

Famous Birthdays

  • Adje Roland, Dutch radio disc jockey, born in Rhenen, Netherlands