On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1945

Historical Events

  • Start of the 1st Victory Test Cricket between England & Aust Services

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPete Townshend

Peter Townshend, English rock guitarist, vocalist and composer (The Who-Tommy), born in London, England


Famous Deaths

  • Philipp Bouhler, German nazi leader (b. 1889)
1945 Highlights

About May 19, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus