What Happened on November 18, 1945

Historical Events

Music History

Arnold Schoenberg's Prelude for orchestra & mixed choir, premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • (Percy) Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lankan politician (Prime Minister, 2018-2022; President, 2005-15}, born in Weeraketiya, British Ceylon (now Sri Lanka)
  • Glen Walken, American actor (Leave it to Larry), born in Queens, New York City
  • Wilma Mankiller, Native American activist, 1st woman chief of the Cherokee Nation, born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma (d. 2010)
1945 Highlights

About November 18, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 77 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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