What Happened on March 20, 1945

Historical Events

  • US 70th Infantry Division captures Saarbrucken, immediately prior the invasion of Germany by the western Allies

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Bartholomay, American fighter pilot
  • Jay Ingram, Canadian television host and author
  • Julien Rascagnères, French rugby league referee (10 Tests), born in Perpignan, France (d. 2022)
  • Pat Riley, American NBA coach (Lakers, Knicks, Heat), born in Schenectady, New York
  • Tim Yeo, British MP/under-sect (State of Environment)
Born in 1945
1945 Highlights

About March 20, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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