On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1945

Historical Events

  • Allied air raid on Nuremberg
  • Radio Orange ends cooperation at Liese-Aktion

Famous Birthdays

  • Slobodan Praljak, Bosnian Croat general & war criminal, born in ńĆapljina, Independent State of Croatia (d. 2017)

Famous Deaths

  • Betram Home Ramsay, Engl admiral (Normandy), dies at 61
1945 Highlights

About January 2, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn