On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1945

Historical Events

  • House Committee on Un-American Activities begins investigation of 7 radio commentators
  • The first landing of a jet on a carrier takes place on USS Wake Island when an FR-1 Fireball touches down

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert J. Mrazek, American politician (Rep-D-NY, 1983-93), born in Newport, Rhode Island
1945 Highlights

About November 6, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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