On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1945

Historical Events

  • Schermerhorn government forms in the Netherlands
  • The Moscow Victory Parade takes place

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Stove, Netherlands, tennis player (US Doubles 1972)
  • Colin Blunstone, British rock singer-songwriter (The Zombies - "She's Not There"; "Time Of The Season"), born in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
  • George Pataki, American politician (Gov-R-NY, 1995-2006), born in Peekskill, New York
1945 Highlights

About June 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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