On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1945

Historical Events

  • Japanese at Rioekioe-islands surrender
  • Joe Kuhel hits inside-the-park HR, only HR hit by a Senator all season at Washington's Griffith Stadium

Famous Birthdays

  • Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands (d. 1991)

Famous Weddings

  • "Star Trek" actor DeForest Kelley (25) weds Carolyn Dowling (25)
1945 Highlights

About September 7, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo