On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1945

Historical Events

Historic Event

Japanese surrender Taiwan to General Chiang Kai-shek

Famous Birthdays

  • David Schramm, American astrophysicist (pioneer in establishing particle astrophysics as a vibrant research field), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1997)

Famous Weddings

Jackson Pollock

Painter Jackson Pollock (33) weds painter Lee Krasner (27)

1945 Highlights

About October 25, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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