On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • John Banville, Irish novelist and journalist

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Siloti, Russian pianist and composer, dies at 82
1945 Highlights

About December 8, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius