Historical Events on May 2nd, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Allies occupy Wismar, Northern Germany
  • Dutch Queen Wilhelmina & Princess Juliana reach Gilze-Rijen
  • German Army in Italy surrenders

Victory in battleRaising a Flag over the Reichstag

WWII: Battle of Berlin ends as Soviet army takes Berlin and General Weidling surrenders

  • Yugoslav troops occupy Trieste