What Happened on October 13, 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • Chako Higuchi, Japanese golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 1977; first Asian-born player to win a major title), born in Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan
  • Christophe [Daniel Bevilacqua], French singer (Aline), born in Juvisy-sur-Orge, Paris
  • D├ęsi Bouterse, Surinamese politician (8th President of Suriname), born in Domburg, Surinam
  • Karen Akers, American singer (On Stage at Wolf Trap), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

Milton S. HersheyMilton S. Hershey (1857-1945)

American chocolate tycoon (The Hershey Chocolate Company) and philanthropist, dies at 86

1945 Highlights

About October 13, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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