On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1945

Historical Events

  • First issue of Ebony magazine published by John H Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick Grech, British rock musician (Blind Faith, Traffic), born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1990)
  • Willie Ellison, American NFL running back (Pro Bowl 1971; LA Rams, KC Chiefs), born in Lockhart, Texas (d. 2019)
1945 Highlights

About November 1, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio