On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1945

Historical Events

Historic Event

Allies refuse Japan's offer to surrender on the condition that Emperor Hirohito retains his status

1945 Highlights

About August 11, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo