August 18, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Sukarno elected 1st President of Indonesia by the Preparatory Committee for Indonesian Independence (PPKI)

1st President of Indonesia Sukarno
1st President of Indonesia
Sukarno

Deaths in History

  • Subhas Chandra Bose, Indian revolutionary and nationalist, dies of injuries from a plane crash at 48