On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


United NationsUnited Nations Charter

Charter of United Nations comes into effect
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Preamble to the Charter of the United Nations
Preamble to the Charter of the United Nations
  • In France PC/PS/MRP win parliamentary election (25/24/23%)

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Christian, English artist
  • GĂ©rald Larose, Quebec labour union executive, born in Ham-Nord, Quebec

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Ley, German nazi, commits suicide
  • Vidkun Quisling, Norwegian Minister of Defense and Prime Minister (1942-45), executed at 58