Saturday 27 January 1945
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mairead Corrigan-Maguire and Nicholas Berkeley Mason drummer (Pink Floyd - "The Wall".
The Three Caballeros, directed by Norman Ferguson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
while The Black Rose by Thomas B. Costain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching On Stage, Everybody (1945 TV Series).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1945 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Mairead Corrigan-Maguire: North Irish peace activist (Nobel Prize 1976).
- Nicholas Berkeley Mason drummer (Pink Floyd - "The Wall": "Money").
- Henri Texier: French jazz double bassist, perhaps best known for his 1960s work with Don Cherry and for his 1980s band the "Transatlantik Quartet", which featured Joe Lovano, Steve Swallow and Aldo Romano.
- Harold Cardinal: Cree political leader, writer, and lawyer (Born 1945).
- Nazi occupiers forbid food transport to West (The Netherlands)
- Russia liberates Auschwitz and Birkenau Concentration Camp (Poland)
- Wally van Hall, banker in defiance, arrested
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