On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1945

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs clinch NL pennant with record of 98–56

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyriacos Sfetsas, Greek composer, born in Amfilochia, Greece
  • Nadezhda Chizova, Russian shot putter (Olympic gold/silver/bronze-68/72/76), born in Usolye-Sibirskoye, Russia
  • Sarah Tyacke, English historian and Keeper of British Public Records, born in Chelmsford, Essex
  • Tatiana Tauer, Russian classical harpist, born in Moscow, Soviet Union (d. 1994)
1945 Highlights

About September 29, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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