What Happened on March 1, 1945

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British 43rd Division under Gen Hubert Essame occupies Xanten
  • Chinese 30th division occupies Hsenwi
  • US infantry regiment captures Mönchengladbach

Famous Birthdays

  • Dirk Benedict, American actor (A-Team, Battlestar Galactica), born in Helena, Montana