On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1945

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US soldiers led by Gen Douglas MacArthur invades Philippines

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Biondi, American businessman (HBO), born in NYC, New York
  • John Doman, American actor, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Jüri Uluots, Estonian Prime Minister (b. 1890)
1945 Highlights

About January 9, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn