On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1945

Historical Events

PGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Morraine CC: Byron Nelson wins 5th and final major title and 2nd PGA title; beats ex-MLB player Sam Byrd 4 & 3

Famous Birthdays

  • Jürgen Möllemann, German politician (d. 2003)
  • Peter Lewis, rock guitarist/vocalist (Moby Grape), born in Los Angeles, California
1945 Highlights

About July 15, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer