Historical Events In 1945
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Apr 11 U.S. troops liberate approximately 20,000 prisoners from Buchenwald on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history canadian troops liberate Nazi concentration camp Westerbork, Neth
Apr 12 Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd Pres (D) (1933-1945), dies at 63 in the year 1945.
Apr 12 In the year 1945 general Eisenhower is shown the first cave where the Nazis hoarded $250 million in captured treasures, one half-mile under the earth's surface.
Apr 13 Allies occupy Wien (Vienna) in the year 1945.
Apr 13 Canadian army liberates Teuge & Assen Neth from Nazis on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history president Roosevelt dies.
Apr 14 On this day in history the German "Ruhr"garrison surrenders to General Bradley. 320,000 German soldiers are captured.
Apr 14 On this day in history tokyo incendiary raids, using B-29's, damage Imperial Palace
Apr 15 British Army liberates Nazi concentration camp, Bergen-Belsen on this day in history.
Apr 15 FDR buried on grounds of Hyde Park home on this day in history.
Apr 16 On this day in history german troops in Groningen surrender
Apr 16 On this day in history uS troops enter Nuremberg, Germany, during WW II
Apr 17 8th Air Force bombs Dresden in the year 1945.
Apr 17 Hannie Schaft, "Girl with red hair," executed on this day in history.
Apr 18 1 armed outfielder, St L Brown Pete Gray, 1st game he goes 1 for 4 in the year 1945.
Apr 18 On this day in history clandestine Radio 1212, after broadcasting pro-nazi propoganda for months used their influence to trap 350,000 German army group B troops
Apr 18 Ernest T Pyle, British/US newscaster, killed in WW II at 44 on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1945 j P Heyboer, resistance fighter, executed
Apr 19 Rodgers & Hammerstein musical "Carousel" opens on Broadway on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1945 cleveland Browns organization formed by Arthur "Mickey" McBride
Apr 20 In the year 1945 hitler commits suicide after U.S. troops occupy Munich.
Apr 20 Soviet troops enter Berlin on this day in history.
Apr 20 US 7th army captured German city of Nuremberg on this day in history.
Apr 21 In the year 1945 allied troops occupy German nuclear laboratory
Apr 21 John Poston, British major/Montgomery's ADC, dies in battle at 25 on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1945 concentration Camp at Sachsenhausen liberated
Apr 22 In the year 1945 general Eisenhower invites eight U.S. congressmen to visit death camps.
Apr 22 On this day in history kathe Kollwitz, German graphic artist, dies at 77
Apr 22 In the year 1945 toronto Maple Leafs beat Det Red Wings 4 games to 3 for Stanley Cup
Apr 23 On this day in history albrecht Haushofer, writer, dies at 42
Apr 23 Concentration camp Flossenburg liberated on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history in only U.S. use of guided missiles in WW II, 2 BAT missiles release at Balikiapan, Borneo
Apr 24 On this day in history a new commissioner of baseball was named. He was Albert B.’ Happy’ Chandler.