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Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar).

Contents:
  1. Events of 1945
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel prizes
  5. Ship events
  6. See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1945

(Below, some events of World War II have the "WW II" prefix.)

January

February

The "Big Three" at the Yalta Conference, Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin, February 2 1945.
During the Battle of Iwo Jima, U.S. Marines land on the island, February 19 1945.

March

Anne Frank died of typhus in Bergen-Belsen in early March 1945.

April

The Japanese battleship Yamato explodes after persistent attacks from U.S. aircraft during the Battle of Okinawa, 7 April 1945.
Adolf Hitler, along with his wife Eva Braun, committed suicide on 30 April 1945.

May

June

July


August

August 9: The mushroom cloud from the nuclear bomb dropped on Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air.
September 2: Japan signs the Instrument of Surrender aboard the USS Missouri.

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September

October

October 24: The United Nations is formed. This was its flag. The modern version is slightly retouched.
October 18: Nuremberg trials begin, after Buchenwald closed.

November

December

Undated

1945: Nag Hammadi texts found.

Science and technology

Births

1945 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1945
MCMXLV
Ab urbe condita 2698
Armenian calendar 1394
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Bahá'í calendar 101 – 102
Bengali calendar 1352
Berber calendar 2895
Buddhist calendar 2489
Burmese calendar 1307
Byzantine calendar 7453 – 7454
Chinese calendar 甲申年十一月十八日
(4581/4641-11-18)
— to —
乙酉年十一月廿七日
(4582/4642-11-27)
Coptic calendar 1661 – 1662
Ethiopian calendar 1937 – 1938
Hebrew calendar 57055706
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2000 – 2001
 - Shaka Samvat 1867 – 1868
 - Kali Yuga 5046 – 5047
Holocene calendar 11945
Iranian calendar 1323 – 1324
Islamic calendar 1364 – 1365
Japanese calendar Shōwa 20
(昭和20年)
Korean calendar 4278
Thai solar calendar 2488

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

Ship events

Notes

  1. ^ Guinness Book of World Records, 2008. Page 137.
  2. ^ "Year by Year 1945" – History International

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  - 1940s -  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1942 1943 1944 - 1945 - 1946 1947 1948

Year 1945 was a year that started on a Monday. It is well known as the end of World War II.

Contents

Events

Births

Deaths

Nobel Prizes

New Books

  • The Age of Jackson – Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
  • The Age of ReasonJean-Paul Sartre
  • Animal FarmGeorge Orwell
  • Black Boy – Richard Wright
  • The Black Rose – Thomas B. Costain
  • Bonheur d'occasion (The Tin Flute) – Gabrielle Roy
  • The Bosnian Trilogy – Ivo Andric
  • Brideshead RevisitedEvelyn Waugh
  • By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept – Elizabeth Smart
  • Cannery RowJohn Steinbeck
  • The Egyptian – Mika Waltari
  • Gigi – Colette
  • High Ground – Odella Phelps Wood
  • Loving – Henry Green
  • Night Has a Thousand Eyes – Cornell Woolrich
  • The Naked and the DeadNorman Mailer
  • The Open Society and Its EnemiesKarl Popper
  • Pippi LongstockingAstrid Lindgren
  • The Policy King – Lewis A. H. Caldwell
  • The Pursuit of Love – Nancy Mitford
  • Rabbit Hill – Robert Lawson
  • A Street in Bronzeville – Gwendolyn Brooks
  • Stuart LittleE.B. White
  • Surrender on Demand – Varian Fry
  • That Hideous StrengthC. S. Lewis
  • The Thurber Carnival (anthology) – James Thurber
  • Tootle – Gertrude Crampton
  • Two Solitudes – Hugh MacLennan
  • The Wide House – Taylor Caldwellkrc:1945 джыл








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