Thursday 5 July 1945
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 5, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Blake and Vernon Pugh.
The White Gorilla, directed by Harry L. Fraser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 July 1945 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
- Michael Blake: American writer, the author of the book and screenplay for "Dances with Wolves," the winner of the Golden Globe Award on 1/19/1991 and the entry that swept the Academy Awards in early 1991.
- Vernon Pugh
- Curtis Blefary: baseball player (1965 American League rookie of year).
- Humberto Benitez Trevino: Mexican politician and Attorney General of Mexico.
- Dick Scoppettone: Rocker.
- Humberto Treviño: Mexican lawyer and politician Attorney General of Mexico.
- Stein Ringen: Norwegian sociologist and political scientist.
- Jeffrey Kramer in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Ted Stein - Struck by Lightning).
- John Curtin: Australian journalist and politician 14th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1945).
- Labour Party wins British parliamentary election
- American General Douglas MacArthur announces the liberation of the Philippines.
- World War II: liberation of the Philippines declared.
- Australian Prime Minister John Curtin dies of a heart attack at age 60.
- WWII: The Philippines are declared liberated.