What Happened on July 16, 1945

Historical Events

  • Australian Services win 3rd Victory Test Cricket by 4 wickets
  • Cruiser Indianapolis leaves San Francisco with atom bomb
1945 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Dudleston, English cricket batsman (Leicestershire CCC, Gloucestershire CCC, Rhodesia) and umpire (2 Tests, 4 ODIs), born in Bebington, England
  • Diana Warwick, Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe, Labour member of the House of Lords
  • Jos Stelling, Dutch film director (Pointsman), born in Utrecht, Netherlands
Born in 1945

About July 16, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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