What Happened on October 9, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • British troops occupy Andamanen in Gulf of Bengal

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeannie C. Riley, American singer (Harper Valley PTA, Hee Haw), born in Stamford, Texas
  • Naftali Bon, Kenyan 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1968), born in Kapsabet, Rift Valley Province, Kenya
  • Taiguara, Brazilian singer and songwriter, born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 1996)