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April 3, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • World War II: Dutch city of Hengelo freed from Nazi control by the Canadian Army

Birthdays in History

  • Wim Deetman, Dutch politician, Minister of Education, born in The Hague, Netherlands

Deaths in History

  • Josef Weinheber, Austrian poet and writer (Vienna Verbatim), dies at 43
1945 in History