April 29, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • First food drop by RAF above Nazi-occupied Holland (Operation Manna)
  • German armies in Italy sign an unconditional surrender to the Western Allies to be carried out on 2 May
  • Japanese army evacuates Rangoon
  • US Army liberates 31,601 in Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany
  • Venice & Mestre captured by the Allies

Birthdays in History

  • Hugh Hopper, rocker (Soft Machine)

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Adolf Hitler (56) marries Eva Braun (33) in the F├╝hrerbunker, Berlin

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler

Deaths in History

  • Matthias Kleinheisterkamp, German SS officer (b. 1893)