Historical Events In 1945
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Jun 10 9th Division supported by the RAAF lands at Brunei Bay, beginning the invasion of British North Borneo on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1945 uS 7th Marine regiment conquer summit of Kunishi Ridge, Okinawa
Jun 13 On this day in history australians capture Brunei
Jun 13 Heerjansdam soccer team forms on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history rod Argent, rocker (The Zombies-Never Even Thought)
Jun 16 In the year 1945 71st Preakness: Wayne D Wright aboard Polynesian wins in 1:58.8
Jun 17 In the year 1945 australians land at Weston, North Borneo
Jun 17 Day of Unity in West Germany (National Day) on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history colonel Roberts, commandant 22nd regiment marines, dies in battle
Jun 18 On this day in history william Joyce (Lord Haw-Haw) Brit radio traitor charged with treason
Jun 20 On this day in history bruno Frank, writer, dies at 58
Jun 21 In the year 1945 japanese forces on Okinawa surrender to US during WW II
Jun 21 Josef Hora, Czech writer/poet (Sinking Shadows), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history new communist government estblished in Poland
Jun 21 US defeat Japanese forces on Okinawa during WW II on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history beaufort, Borneo, occupied
Jun 22 Isamu Tsjo, Japanese chief-staff 32nd Army, commits harakiri in the year 1945.
Jun 22 In the year 1945 japanese resistance on Tarakan ends
Jun 23 On this day in history 77th Belmont: Eddie Arcaro aboard Pavot wins in 2:30.2
Jun 23 Lt Gen Ushijima, Japanese commander, commits suicide at Okinawa in the year 1945.
Jun 24 Schermerhorn govt forms in the year 1945.
Jun 25 On this day in history allied landing at Ternate Molukkas
Jun 25 Carly Simon, NYC, singer (Anticipation, You're So Vain) in the year 1945.
Jun 25 In the year 1945 miri oilfields in Sarawak recaptured
Jun 25 United Nations founded on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1945 england win the second Victory test cricket at Bramall Lane by 41 runs
Jun 26 Erno Rapee, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jun 26 UN Charter signed by 50 nations in SF in the year 1945.
Jun 27 On this day in history foundation 1940-45 established
Jun 28 Polish Provisional Govt of National Unity set up by Soviets on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1945 20.6 cm rainfall at Litchville North Dakota (state record)
Jun 29 Ruthenia, formerly in Czechoslovakia, becomes part of Ukrainian SSR on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1945 troops of the 7th Division land at Balikpapan in south-east Borneo
Jul 02 USS Barb (SS-220) bombards Japanese installations on Kaihyo Island, Japan; first successful use of rockets against shore positions in the year 1945.