On This Day

November 8, 1945 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Riverboat sinks off Hong Kong; kills 1,550

Birthdays in History

  • David Jessel, British TV reporter, born in Abingdon, Berkshire, England

Deaths in History

  • August von Mackensen, German field marshal, dies at 95
1945 in History