On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1945

Historical Events

  • Japanese proclaim "independence" of Indo-China

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Rader, American serial killer who murdered ten people in Sedgwick County, Kansas, born in Pittsburg, Kansas
  • Laura Lee, American soul and gospel singer (Dirty Man, Women's Love Rights), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Robert Calvert, South African-British writer and musician (Hawkwind), born in Pretoria (d. 1988)
  • Robin Trower, British rock guitarist (Procol Harum, 1967-71 - "Conquistador"; solo - Bridge Of Sighs), born in London, England
1945 Highlights

About March 9, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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