On This Day

May 21, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Historic Event

Nazi SS-Reichsfuehrer Heinrich Himmler captured

Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS Heinrich Himmler
Leading Nazi and Reichsführer of the SS
Heinrich Himmler

Birthdays in History

  • Ernst Willi Messerschmid, German astronaut (STS 22), born in Reutlingen Germany