What the sky looked like on April 18, 1945
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 4/18/1945, UK date format: 18/4/1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 18, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Anicet Turinay and Bernard Arcand.
Blood on the Sun, directed by Frank Lloyd, 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 April 18, 1945?