May 4, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • German forces in Bavaria surrender unconditionally to American commander Jacob L. Devers
  • German forces in Denmark, Norway and the Netherlands surrender unconditionally to British Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery at Luneburg Heath

Birthdays in History

  • Monika van Paemel, Belgian writer (Accursed Fathers)
  • Narasimhan Ram, Indian journalist