On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1945

Historical Events

  • Almost 1,000 Flying Fortresses drop 3,000 tons of bombs on Berlin
  • Walt Disney's "3 Caballeros" released

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Griese, NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins, 1971 Player of Year)
  • Johnny Cymbal, rocker (Mr Bass Man)
  • Willeke Alberti [Verbruggen], Dutch vocalist/actress (Small Truth)

Famous Deaths

  • José Roló, Mexican composer, dies at 61
  • Roland Freisler, German Nazi judge (July 20th plotter case) and politician, dies at 51
1945 Highlights

About February 3, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius