1945 in Germany

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1945
in
Germany
Decades:
See also: Other events of 1945
List of years in Germany

Events in the year 1945 in Germany.

Incumbents[edit]

National level[edit]

Head of State:

Chancellor

Events[edit]

27 January: The Soviet Union liberates Auschwitz.
18 October: Nuremberg trials begin, after Buchenwald closed.

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Adolf Hitler, along with his wife Eva Braun, committed suicide on 30 April 1945.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.worldwar-2.net/timelines/war-in-europe/western-europe/western-europe-index-1945.htm
  2. ^ "Year by Year 1945" – History International
  3. ^ [1]
  4. ^ Bjørgum, Jorunn. "Halfdan Jönsson". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 18 May 2013. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Bessel, Richard (2009). Germany 1945. From War to Peace. London: Simon & Schuster UK. ISBN 978-1-41652-619-3.