What the sky looked like on May 18, 1945
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 5/18/1945, UK date format: 18/5/1945
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Alana Stewart and Jérôme Clément.
Molly and Me, directed by Lewis Seiler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
But much more happened that day: find out below..