Historical Events Happened In 1945
Sunday, 26 June 2016
Jul 28 On this day in history japanese premier Suzuki disregards US ultimatum to surrender
Jul 28 Thirteen people are killed when a B-25 bomber crashes into the Empire State Building in the year 1945.
Jul 28 On this day in history uS Army bomber crashes into 79th floor of Empire State Bldg, 14 die
Jul 28 US Senate ratifies UN charter 89-2 in the year 1945.
Jul 28 USS Callaghan (DD-792) is last ship sunk by a Japanese kamikaze attack, off Okinawa in the year 1945.
Jul 29 After delivering the Atomic Bomb across the Pacific, the cruiser USS Indianapolis is torpedoed & sunk by a Japanese submarine on this day in history.
Jul 30 Japanese submarine, I-58, sinks USS Indianapolis (CA-35) in Philippine Sea; 316 out of 1199 crew survived on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history philippines Sea: US cruiser Indianapolis torpedoed/sinks, 880 die
Jul 31 In the year 1945 pierre Laval, the fugitive former leader of Vichy France, surrenders to Allied soldiers in Austria.
Aug 02 On this day in history emil Nikolaus von Reznicek, composer (Donna Diana), dies at 85
Aug 02 On this day in history potsdam Conference ended, with Stalin, Truman & Churchill
Aug 04 In the year 1945 golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season
Aug 05 Atom Bomb dropped on Hiroshima (Aug 6th in Japan) in the year 1945.
Aug 06 On this day in history atomic bomb dropped Hiroshima
Aug 06 Hiroshima Peace Day-atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima by "Enola Gay" in the year 1945.
Aug 06 On this day in history the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, an explosion equal to 20,000 tons of TNT.
Aug 08 England & Aust Services draw 4th Victory Test on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history pres Harry S Truman signs UN Charter
Aug 08 On this day in history uSSR declares war against Japan in WW II
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 On this day in history uS drops 2nd atomic bomb "Fat Man" on Japan destroys part of Nagasaki
Aug 10 On this day in history hMCS Uganda returns from the Pacific theater in WWII
Aug 10 Japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided the status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged on this day in history.
Aug 10 Robert H Goddard, US, rocket pioneer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1945 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 35 Jews sacrifice their lives to blow up Nazi rubber plant in Silesia on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history japan surrenders unconditionally to the allies
Aug 14 On this day in history v-J Day; Japan surrenders unconditionally to end WW II
Aug 15 In the year 1945 a riot ensued in SF while the city was celebrating the end of WW II
Aug 15 South Korea liberated from Japanese rule in the year 1945.
Aug 15 US wartime rationing of gasoline and fuel oil ends in the year 1945.