On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • (John David) J.D. Souther, American singer and songwriter ("Heartache Tonight"; "New Kid In Town"), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Larry Little, American Pro Football Hall of Fame guard (5-time Pro Bowl; Super Bowl 1972-73; Miami Dolphins), born in Groveland, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Princess Thyra, daughter of Frederick VIII of Denmark (b. 1880)
1945 Highlights

About November 2, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio