On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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)