Tuesday May 08, 1945
US date format: 5/8/1945, UK date format: 8/5/1945
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 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 Keith Jarrett and Louis Azarette.
Las abandonadas, directed by Emilio Fernández, 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 08, 1945?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
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- Gen Von Keitel surrenders to Marshal Zhukov