On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1945

Famous Birthdays

  • Don McLean, American singer and songwriter ("American Pie"; "Vincent"), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • Frank Tejeda, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Texas), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 1997)
1945 Highlights

About October 2, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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