What Happened on April 7, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st & last assault of German Rammkommando on US bombers
  • US B-17s bombs range at Luneburg
  • US planes intercept Japanese fleet heading for Okinawa on a suicide mission, super battleship Yamato & four destroyers were sunk

Famous Birthdays

  • Joël Robuchon, French chef, world record for Michelin stars (32), born in Poitiers, France (d. 2018)
  • Martin Lewis, British newsreader
  • Megas, Icelandic singer, songwriter and writer