Historical Events For 1945
Friday, 02 December 2016
Jul 28 Japanese premier Suzuki disregards US ultimatum to surrender on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1945 thirteen people are killed when a B-25 bomber crashes into the Empire State Building.
Jul 28 US Army bomber crashes into 79th floor of Empire State Bldg, 14 die in the year 1945.
Jul 28 On this day in history uS Senate ratifies UN charter 89-2
Jul 28 USS Callaghan (DD-792) is last ship sunk by a Japanese kamikaze attack, off Okinawa on this day in history.
Jul 29 After delivering the Atomic Bomb across the Pacific, the cruiser USS Indianapolis is torpedoed & sunk by a Japanese submarine in the year 1945.
Jul 30 Japanese submarine, I-58, sinks USS Indianapolis (CA-35) in Philippine Sea; 316 out of 1199 crew survived in the year 1945.
Jul 30 Philippines Sea: US cruiser Indianapolis torpedoed/sinks, 880 die on this day in history.
Jul 31 Pierre Laval, the fugitive former leader of Vichy France, surrenders to Allied soldiers in Austria on this day in history.
Aug 02 Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer (Donna Diana), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Aug 02 Potsdam Conference ended, with Stalin, Truman & Churchill in the year 1945.
Aug 04 On this day in history golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season
Aug 05 In the year 1945 atom Bomb dropped on Hiroshima (Aug 6th in Japan)
Aug 06 Atomic bomb dropped Hiroshima on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1945 hiroshima Peace Day-atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima by "Enola Gay"
Aug 06 The first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, an explosion equal to 20,000 tons of TNT on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history england & Aust Services draw 4th Victory Test
Aug 08 Pres Harry S Truman signs UN Charter on this day in history.
Aug 08 USSR declares war against Japan in WW II in the year 1945.
Aug 09 A second atomic bomb is dropped on Nagasaki; Soviets declare war on Japan, attacking Manchuria on this day in history.
Aug 09 Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history lt. Robert H. Gray (Royal Cdn. Naval Volunteer Reserve) wins the Victoria Cross at Onagawa BAy Honshu, Japan
Aug 09 US drops 2nd atomic bomb "Fat Man" on Japan destroys part of Nagasaki on this day in history.
Aug 10 HMCS Uganda returns from the Pacific theater in WWII on this day in history.
Aug 10 Japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided the status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged in the year 1945.
Aug 10 Robert H Goddard, US, rocket pioneer, dies at 62 in the year 1945.
Aug 11 On this day in history allies refuse Japan's surrender offer to retain Emperor Hirohito
Aug 12 On this day in history stalin invites General Eisenhower to the National Sports Parade in Red Square, Moscow.
Aug 13 On this day in history 35 Jews sacrifice their lives to blow up Nazi rubber plant in Silesia
Aug 14 On this day in history japan surrenders unconditionally to the allies
Aug 14 V-J Day; Japan surrenders unconditionally to end WW II on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1945 a riot ensued in SF while the city was celebrating the end of WW II
Aug 15 In the year 1945 south Korea liberated from Japanese rule
Aug 15 On this day in history uS wartime rationing of gasoline and fuel oil ends