What Happened on February 14, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Peru, Paraguay, Chile & Ecuador joins UN
  • Second day of the bombing of Dresden by Allied air forces
  • World War II: Mostar is liberated by Yugoslav partisans.
  • World War II: Prague is bombed probably due to a mistake in the orientation of the pilots bombing Dresden.

Famous Birthdays

  • Gregory Hines, American actor/dancer (White Nights, Taps), born in NYC, New York
  • Hans Adam, prince of Liechtenstein
  • K M Jenkins, British director of personnel (Royal Mail)
  • Ladislao Mazurkiewicz, Piri├ípolis, Uruguay, football goalkeeper, (d. 2013)
  • Vic Briggs, England, rocker (Animals)
  • William Hill Boner, (Rep-D-TN, 1979- )