What Happened on April 13, 1945

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Canadian army liberates Teuge & Assen Neth from Nazis
  • Red Army occupies Vienna
  • US Marines conquer Minna Shima off Okinawa

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Kalsu, American football player (d. 1970)
  • Carlos Gimenez, Argentine/Venezuelan founder (Theater festival of Caracas)
  • Charles Robinson, American actor
  • Edward J Caruthers Jr, Troy Ala, high jumper (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • Lowell George, rock vocalist/guitarist (Little Feat-Time is a Hero)
  • Raymond van Geytenbeek, Dutch singer/drummer (Les Baroques)
  • Stacy Johnson, US singer (Sharpees-Tired of Being Alone)
  • Tony Dow, American actor and director (Wally-Leave it to Beaver), born in Hollywood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Cassirer, German philosopher (b. 1874)