What happened this day in history April 27, 1945

What are the important events that happened on April 27, 1945? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

April 27, 1945: Facts & Myths About This Day

April 27, 1945 is the 117th day of the year 1945 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 248 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Friday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is April 14, 1945 – a Friday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectadecaheptagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $13,324.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Taurus is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Diamond is the modern birthstone for this month. Opal is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Rooster is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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April 27, 1945 Historical Events

  • 1945
    World War II: Benito Mussolini is arrested by Italian partisans in Dongo, while attempting escape disguised as a German soldier.
  • 1945
    World War II: German troops are finally expelled from Finnish Lapland.

Who were born on April 27, 1945?

  • 1945
    August Wilson, American dramatist (d. 2005)
  • 1945
    Helen Hodgman, Australian novelist

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