On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • A's catcher Greek George punches umpire Joe Rue gets suspended

Famous Birthdays

  • Petr Nov├ík, Czech musician (George and Beatovens, Flamengo), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • John S. Mccain Snr., US admiral, (WW II-Pacific Ocean), dies of a heart attack at 61