March 26, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British premier Winston Churchill looks over at the Rhine (near Ginsberg)

Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill
Soldier, Author and British Prime Minister
Winston Churchill

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Generals Eisenhower/Bradley/Patton attack at Remagen the Rhine

US WWII General George S. Patton
US WWII General
George S. Patton
34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Victory in battleRaising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Iwo Jima occupied, after 18,000 Japanese & 6,000 Americans killed

  • Kamikaze attack on US battle fleet near Kerama Retto
  • US 7th Army crosses Rhine at Worms

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

David Lloyd George, British Prime Minister (Liberal: 1916-22), dies of cancer at 82

British Prime Minister David Lloyd George
British Prime Minister
David Lloyd George
  • Isaack Stouten, resistance fighter, shot to death at 29