On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1945

Historical Events

  • 1,000 allied bombers harass Essen, 4,662 ton bombs
  • Flemish nazi collaborator Maria Huygens sentenced to death

Famous Birthdays

  • Dock Ellis, American baseball player
  • Harvey Mandel, American rock guitarist (The Snake), born in Morton, Illinois
  • Timothy Mason, consultant (British Arts Council)
  • Tricia O'Neal, actress (Piranha Part II), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
1945 Highlights

About March 11, 1945

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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