On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1945

Historical Events

  • British troops occupy Andamanen in Gulf of Bengal

Famous Birthdays

  • Naftali Bon, Kenyan 4x400m runner (Olympic silver 1968), born in Kapsabet, Rift Valley Province, Kenya
  • Taiguara [Chalar da Silva], Brazilian singer and songwriter, born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 1996)
1945 Highlights

About October 9, 1945

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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