On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1945

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Douglas MacArthur returns to Manila

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur
  • Harry Truman appoints Irwin C Mollison judge of US Customs Court
  • London, Washington and Moscow discuss final phase of World War II
  • US 76th/5th Infantry divisions begin crossing Sauer

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerald Davies, British rugby player
  • Ian Jack, Scottish journalist
  • Pete Postlethwaite, actor (The Boxer)