What Happened on August 8, 1945

Historical Events

  • England & Australian Services draw 4th Victory Test

Nuremberg Trials

US, USSR, Britain and France sign Treaty of London which sets down procedures for the Nuremberg war trials of Nazi leaders

  • USSR declares war against Japan in WW II
  • USSR establishes a communist government in North Korea
1945 Highlights

About August 8, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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