January 20, 1945: Day of the Week
January 20, 1945 was the 20th day of the year 1945 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 345 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Doyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 78 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,327.55 today.
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Here’s the January 1945 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1945 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Monkey is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
January 20, 1945 Historical Event(s)
- 1945World War II: Germany begins the evacuation of 1.8 million people from East Prussia, a task which will take nearly two months.
- 1945World War II: Hungary agrees to an armistice with the Allies.
Who were born on January 20, 1945?
- 1945Christopher Martin-Jenkins, cricket commentator and correspondent
- 1945Eric Stewart, English musician and songwriter (10cc)
- 1945Robert Olen Butler, American writer
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