What Happened on May 21, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Australian Services win 1st Victory Test Cricket at Lord's by 6 wickets
  • Nazi SS-Reichsfuehrer Heinrich Himmler captured

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernst Willi Messerschmid, Reutlingen Germany, astronaut (STS 22)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Director Akira Kurosawa (35) weds actress Yoko Yaguchi (23)

Film director, screenwriter Akira Kurosawa
Film director, screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa