Wednesday May 02, 1945
US date format: 5/2/1945, UK date format: 2/5/1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 2, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Winston Churchill (Conservative), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Bianca Jagger and Eomot RaSun.
The Scarlet Clue, directed by Phil Rosen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 02, 1945?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
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- Dutch Queen Wilhelmina and Princess Juliana reach Gilze-Rijen
- German Army in Italy surrenders
- Russia takes Berlin; General Weidling surrenders
- Yugoslav troops occupy Trieste
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 02, 1945?
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Top #2 songs in the USA
- Johnny Long & His Orchestra - Candy
- Woody Herman & His Orchestra - Caldonia