September 1, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Victory in battleSurrender of Japan

V-J Day, formal surrender of Japan aboard USS Missouri marks the end of WW II (US date, 2nd September in Japan)

Birthdays in History

  • Mustafa Balel, Turkish writer

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Author Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (23) weds childhood sweetheart Jane Marie Cox