What Happened on December 4, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 11th Heisman Trophy Award: Doc Blanchard, Army (FB)
  • Senate approves US participation in United Nations

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Gerzon, mathematician
  • Pam Higgins, LPGA golfer, born in Groveport, Ohio
  • Roberta Lynn Bondar, Ontario, astronaut (STS 42)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Hunt Morgan, American evolutionary biologist, geneticist and embryologist (Nobel Prize 1933), dies at 79