Historical Events In 1945
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Jan 12 US Task Force 38 destroys 41 Japanese ships in Battle of South China Sea on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history prokofchev's 5th Symphony premieres in Moscow
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 in the year 1945.
Jan 14 On this day in history sandor Vandor, composer, dies at 43
Jan 15 "Make Mine Manhattan" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 429 perfs on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history every Amsterdammer gets 3 kg sugar beets
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 in the year 1945.
Jan 16 Scottish 52nd land division/1st Commando brigade-assault at Heinsberg in the year 1945.
Jan 16 In the year 1945 u.S. first and 3rd army units close the bulge, but do not succeed in entrapping enemy forces.
Jan 16 US first & 3rd army meet at Houffalise in the year 1945.
Jan 17 Auschwitz concentration camp begins evacuation in the year 1945.
Jan 17 In the year 1945 liberation of Warsaw by Soviet troops (end of Nazi occupation)
Jan 17 On this day in history liberation of Warsaw from the Nazi by Soviet troops
Jan 17 On this day in history swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, credited with saving tens of thousands of Jews from the Nazis, arrested by secret police in Hungary
Jan 17 On this day in history warsaw is liberated by Polish and Soviet forces during WWII.
Jan 18 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 18 In the year 1945 warsaw freed by Soviet army
Jan 19 Approximately 800 prisoners remaining in the Lodz Ghetto are liberated by Soviet troops, after 74,600 have been deported to Auschwitz on this day in history.
Jan 19 On this day in history ernest B Allo, French theologist, dies at 71
Jan 20 In the year 1945 fDR sworn-in for an unprecedented 4th term as President
Jan 20 In the year 1945 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.
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 in the year 1945.
Jan 22 A Wolfenstein, writer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1945 burma highway reopens
Jan 22 HMCS Trentonian (Corvette) torpedoed on this day in history.
Jan 23 Dutch Premier Gerbrandy, exiled in London, offers his resignation in the year 1945.
Jan 23 On this day in history helmuth J Moltke, German politician ("July 20th Plot"), executed at 37
Jan 24 On this day in history scottish 52nd Lowland division occupies Heinsberg
Jan 25 In the year 1945 dan Topping, Del Webb & Larry MacPhail purchase NY Yanks for $2.8 mil
Jan 25 Grand Rapids MI becomes first US city to fluoridate its water on this day in history.
Jan 25 Japanese occupiers of Batavia arrest Indo-European youths on this day in history.