Historical Events For 1945
Sunday, 25 February 2018
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 In the year 1945 uS Army bomber crashes into 79th floor of Empire State Bldg, 14 die
Jul 28 On this day in history uS Senate ratifies UN charter 89-2
Jul 28 On this day in history uSS Callaghan (DD-792) is last ship sunk by a Japanese kamikaze attack, off Okinawa.
Jul 29 In the year 1945 after delivering the Atomic Bomb across the Pacific, the cruiser USS Indianapolis is torpedoed & sunk by a Japanese submarine
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 Pierre Laval, the fugitive former leader of Vichy France, surrenders to Allied soldiers in Austria on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1945 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 On this day in history golfer Byron Nelson records most tournament wins (18) in a season
Aug 05 Atom Bomb dropped on Hiroshima (Aug 6th in Japan) on this day in history.
Aug 06 Atomic bomb dropped Hiroshima on this day in history.
Aug 06 Hiroshima Peace Day-atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima by "Enola Gay" in the year 1945.
Aug 06 The first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, an explosion equal to 20,000 tons of TNT in the year 1945.
Aug 08 In the year 1945 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 on this day in history.
Aug 09 A second atomic bomb is dropped on Nagasaki; Soviets declare war on Japan, attacking Manchuria on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki
Aug 09 Lt. Robert H. Gray (Royal Cdn. Naval Volunteer Reserve) wins the Victoria Cross at Onagawa BAy Honshu, Japan on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history uS drops 2nd atomic bomb "Fat Man" on Japan destroys part of Nagasaki
Aug 10 In the year 1945 hMCS Uganda returns from the Pacific theater in WWII
Aug 10 On this day in history japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided the status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged
Aug 10 Robert H Goddard, US, rocket pioneer, dies at 62 in the year 1945.
Aug 11 In the year 1945 allies refuse Japan's surrender offer to retain Emperor Hirohito
Aug 12 In the year 1945 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 in the year 1945.
Aug 14 Japan surrenders unconditionally to the allies in the year 1945.
Aug 14 V-J Day; Japan surrenders unconditionally to end WW II on this day in history.
Aug 15 A riot ensued in SF while the city was celebrating the end of WW II on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1945 south Korea liberated from Japanese rule
Aug 15 In the year 1945 uS wartime rationing of gasoline and fuel oil ends