On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1945

Historical Events

  • Egypt & Syria declare war on nazi-Germany
  • Egyptian Premier Ahmed Maher Pasha is killed in Parliament after reading a decree
  • Manila freed from Japanese

Famous Deaths

  • Ahmed Maher Pasha, Egypt's PM, assassinated in parliament
1945 Highlights

About February 24, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces