March 12, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 30 Amsterdammers executed by nazi occupiers
  • Italy's Communist Party (CPI) calls for armed uprising in Italy
  • NY is 1st to prohibit discrimination by race & creed in employment
  • USSR returns Transylvania to Romania

Birthdays in History

  • Sammy "The Bull" Gravano, American mobster who testified against John Gotti, born in Brooklyn, New York

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anne Frank, Dutch diarist and Jewish victim of the Nazi Holocaust (Diary of Anne Frank), dies of typhus in the Belsen concentration camp at 15

Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust Anne Frank
Jewish Victim & Diarist of the Holocaust
Anne Frank