Historical Events In 1945
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Jan 12 US Task Force 38 destroys 41 Japanese ships in Battle of South China Sea on this day in history.
Jan 13 Prokofchev's 5th Symphony premieres in Moscow on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1945 the Soviet 'Red' army occupies the Hungarian city of Budapest
Jan 14 Death marches to the interior of Germany begin, taking 250,000 Jewish lives on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history sandor Vandor, composer, dies at 43
Jan 15 In the year 1945 "Make Mine Manhattan" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 429 perfs
Jan 15 Every Amsterdammer gets 3 kg sugar beets on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history red Army frees Crakow-Plaszow concentration camp
Jan 16 Dennis Donnini, Brit rifleman (Victoria Cross), dies in battle at 19 on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history scottish 52nd land division/1st Commando brigade-assault at Heinsberg
Jan 16 On this day in history u.S. first and 3rd army units close the bulge, but do not succeed in entrapping enemy forces.
Jan 16 In the year 1945 uS first & 3rd army meet at Houffalise
Jan 17 Auschwitz concentration camp begins evacuation on this day in history.
Jan 17 Liberation of Warsaw by Soviet troops (end of Nazi occupation) in the year 1945.
Jan 17 Liberation of Warsaw from the Nazi by Soviet troops in the year 1945.
Jan 17 Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, credited with saving tens of thousands of Jews from the Nazis, arrested by secret police in Hungary in the year 1945.
Jan 17 On this day in history warsaw is liberated by Polish and Soviet forces during WWII.
Jan 18 Approximately 800 prisoners remaining in the Lodz Ghetto are liberated by Soviet troops, after 74,600 have been deported to Auschwitz in the year 1945.
Jan 18 In the year 1945 warsaw freed by Soviet army
Jan 19 In the year 1945 approximately 800 prisoners remaining in the Lodz Ghetto are liberated by Soviet troops, after 74,600 have been deported to Auschwitz.
Jan 19 Ernest B Allo, French theologist, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1945 fDR sworn-in for an unprecedented 4th term as President
Jan 20 Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the only president to be elected to four terms in office, was inaugurated to his final term. He died three months later and was succeeded by his vice president, Harry Truman on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history british troops land on Ramree, near coast of Burma
Jan 21 The Brazilian Expeditionary Force leads an allied attack on Monte Castelo in Italy, the only participation of South American troops in World War II on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1945 a Wolfenstein, writer, dies at 61
Jan 22 Burma highway reopens on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1945 hMCS Trentonian (Corvette) torpedoed
Jan 23 In the year 1945 dutch Premier Gerbrandy, exiled in London, offers his resignation
Jan 23 Helmuth J Moltke, German politician ("July 20th Plot"), executed at 37 in the year 1945.
Jan 24 On this day in history scottish 52nd Lowland division occupies Heinsberg
Jan 25 On this day in history dan Topping, Del Webb & Larry MacPhail purchase NY Yanks for $2.8 mil
Jan 25 On this day in history grand Rapids MI becomes first US city to fluoridate its water
Jan 25 Japanese occupiers of Batavia arrest Indo-European youths in the year 1945.