On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1945

Historical Events

  • Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Cordell Hull (establishing UN)

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Bishop, American sci-fi author (Nebula, Stolen Faces)

Person of interestNeil Young

Neil Young, Canadian singer-songwriter (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young; "The Needle And The Damage Done"; "Harvest Moon"), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Neil Young
  • Tracy Kidder, American journalist and author
  • Valerie Leon, actress (Blood from Mummy's Tomb), born in London, England
1945 Highlights

About November 12, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio