What Happened on March 22, 1945

Historical Events

  • Arab League forms with adoption of a charter in Cairo, Egypt
  • US 3rd Army crosses Rhine at Nierstein

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Opie, British Grammy Award-winning baritone (Boughton - Bethlehem; Britten's Peter Grimes "Balstrode"), born in Redruth, Cornwall, England
  • Chuck Jackson, American R&B singer (The Independents - "Leaving Me"), songwriter and record producer (Natalie Cole; Phyllis Hyman), born in Greenville, South Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • J Postuma, Dutch resistance fighter, dies
1945 Highlights

About March 22, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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