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January 6, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in History

  • Allen Appel, American novelist, born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Barry Lopez, American author (Of Wolves & Men), born in Port Chester, New York

Weddings in History

LoveWedding of Interest

Future 41st US President George H. W. Bush (20) weds Barbara Pierce (19) at the First Presbyterian Church in Rye, New York

US First Lady Barbara Bush
US First Lady
Barbara Bush
41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush

Deaths in History

  • Edith Frank, mother of Holocaust diarist Anne Frank, dies from starvation at the age of 44
  • Vladimir Vernadsky, Russian mineralogist (b. 1863)
1945 in History