What Happened on April 2, 1945

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st US units reach east coast of Okinawa
  • Diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union and Brazil are established

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Waldman, American poet, born in Millville, New Jersey
  • Don Sutton, American baseball pitcher (LA Dodgers), born in Clio, Alabama
  • Linda Hunt, American actress (Bostonians, Eleni, Silverado), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • Roger Bootle-Wilbraham, 7th Baron Skelmersdale, British politician