- Britain's Home Guard ('Dad's Army') is officially stood down at a special farewell parade in Hyde Park, London.
- British order to disarm causes general strike in Greece
- Hungarian death march of Jews ends
- Mussert puts Seyss-Inquart plan for small Nazi-Europe
- NFL Cardinals-Pitts merger dissolves
- The Greek Civil War breaks out in a newly-liberated Greece, between communists and royalists
- US 5th Armoured division occupies Brandenburg Hurtgenwald
Day of the Week: Sunday