On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1945

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDonna Caponi

Donna Caponi, American golfer (4-time LPGA major winner), born in Detroit, Michigan

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi
  • James Nicholson, British MEP
  • Jim Nicholson, Irish politician

Person of interestTom Selleck

Tom Selleck, actor (Lance-Rockford Files, Magnum PI), born in Detroit, Michigan


Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Gloria Swanson (45) weds William N. Davey


1945 Highlights

About January 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius