On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1945

Famous Birthdays

Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi, Burmese politician, leader of the National League for Democracy and human rights activist (1991 Nobel Peace Prize), born in Rangoon, British Burma

  • Peter Bardens, English musician (Camel), born in London (d. 2002)
  • Radovan Karadžić, Serbian-Bosnian politician
  • Robert Franklin Palmer Jr., American writer, musicologist, and musician (Deep Blues), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Tim Hovey, actor (Queen Bee, Toy Tiger, Man Afraid), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Tobias Wolff, American writer (This Boy's Life)
1945 Highlights

About June 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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