On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1945

Historical Events

  • 20.6 cm rainfall at Litchville North Dakota (state record)
  • Ruthenia, formerly in Czechoslovakia, annexed by Soviet Union, becomes Ukrainian SSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Chandrika Kumaratunga, first female President of Sri Lanka (1994-2005), born in Colombo, British Ceylon
1945 Highlights

About June 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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