On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1945

Historical Events

  • Memorial for executed unveiled in Terbregge
  • Tavern owner "Billy Goat" Sianis buys seat for his goat for Game 4 of Baseball World Series, is escorted out and casts goat curse on Chicago Cubs

Historic Event

US General Eisenhower welcomed in The Hague (on Hitler's train)

Famous Birthdays

  • Domonic Barber, American celebrity attorney (Howard Stern, Jessica Hahn, Joe Buttafucco)

Famous Deaths

  • Leonardo Conti, Nazi physician, dies by hanging himself while awaiting trial for war crimes at Nuremberg at 45
1945 Highlights

About October 6, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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