Historical Events In 1945
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Aug 16 On this day in history nico Richter, composer, dies at 29
Aug 16 On this day in history puyi, the last Chinese emperor and ruler of Manchukuo, was captured by Soviet troops.
Aug 17 Gino Marinuzzi, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 17 Indonesia (Dutch E Indies) declares independence from Netherlands in the year 1945.
Aug 17 Indonesia declares independence from Netherlands (National Day) on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1945 indonesia proclaims its independence from Holland.
Aug 18 In the year 1945 scheduled demonstrations at Polo Grounds & Ebbets Field to end segregation in organized baseball are called off
Aug 19 In the year 1945 phillies Jimmie Foxx, 37, pitches 1st 7 innings vs Reds & wins
Aug 19 On this day in history the birth of Bill Clinton, 45th US President
Aug 19 On this day in history tomas Burgos, Chilean philanthropist (b.1875)
Aug 20 A Roda Roda, writer, dies at 73 in the year 1945.
Aug 20 On this day in history dodgers Tommy Brown, 17, is youngest player to hit a HR
Aug 21 In the year 1945 pres Truman ends Lend-Lease program
Aug 22 Bob Cristofani scores 110 for Aust Services at Old Trafford in the year 1945.
Aug 24 On this day in history cleveland ace Bob Feller returns from Navy & strike out 12
Aug 25 Jewish immigrants are permitted to leave Mauritius for Palestine on this day in history.
Aug 26 Franz Werfel, Czech/German/US poet/writer (Mirror Man), dies at 54 in the year 1945.
Aug 26 Japanese diplomats board Missouri to receive instructions on Japan's surrender at the end of WW II on this day in history.
Aug 27 Pacific Fleet ships enter Sagami Bay, near Tokyo, Japan in the year 1945.
Aug 27 In the year 1945 uS troops begin their occupation of Japan, following Japan's surrender to Allied forces during WWII.
Aug 27 On this day in history uS troops land in Japan after Japanese surrender
Aug 29 In the year 1945 british liberate Hong Kong from Japan
Aug 30 12th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 19, All-Stars 7 (92,753) in the year 1945.
Aug 30 On this day in history hong Kong is liberated when the British navy under Rear-Admiral Cecil Harcourt sails into Victoria harbour to accept the Japanese surrender.
Aug 30 Hong Kong liberated from Japan on this day in history.
Aug 30 The Japanese POW camp Shamshuipo in Hong Kong is liberated containin 1500 POW's including 400 Canadians on this day in history.
Aug 31 The birth of Van Morrison, American songwriter on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1945 the Liberal Party of Australia is founded by Robert Menzies.
Sep 01 On this day in history jacobus W G Balfoort, Dutch actor (Heimwee, Head On), dies at 57
Sep 01 On this day in history japan surrenders ending WW II (US date, 9/2 in Japan)
Sep 02 59th US Womens Tennis: Sarah P Cooke beats Pauline Betz (36 86 64) on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history allied forces arrive in Singapore and release prisoners of war
Sep 02 In the year 1945 formal surrender of Japan is signed.
Sep 02 Ho Chi Minh declares Vietnam independence from France in the year 1945.