On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • In Greece, Communists and the British agree to a cease-fire in the struggle to control Athens (and with it Greece)

Famous Birthdays

  • Einar Hakonarson, Icelandic painter, born in Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Maina Gielgud, British ballet dancer & administrator, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Vonetta McGee, American actress, born in San Francisco, California, (d. 2010)

Famous Deaths

  • Sandor Vandor, composer, dies at 43