October 8, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Microwave oven patented

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Harry Truman announced atomic bomb secret shared with Britain and Canada

33rd US President Harry Truman
33rd US President
Harry Truman

Deaths in History

  • Felix Salten [Siegmund Salzmann], Austrian author (Bambi, a Life in the Woods), dies at 78
  • Herman T Colenbrander, historian, dies at 73