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September 27, 1945 in History

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Events in History

MacArthur Meets Hirohito

US General and head of the Allied occupation of Japan, Douglas MacArthur, meets Emperor Hirohito in Tokyo for the first time

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General Douglas MacArthur meets Japanese Emperor Hirohito on September 27, 1945
General Douglas MacArthur meets Japanese Emperor Hirohito on September 27, 1945
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Birthdays in History

  • Jack Goldstein, Canadian-born artist (d. 2003)
  • Kay Ryan, American poet (Hide and Seek), born in San Jose, California
1945 in History