What the sky looked like on July 18, 1945
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 7/18/1945, UK date format: 18/7/1945
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 18, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Gilles Veinstein and Danny McCullock.
Guest Wife, directed by Sam Wood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..