April 28th, 1945.

April 28th, 1945, was a Saturday. It was day 118 of 1945. The decade was the 1940s.

76 years, 1 months and 14 days have passed since April 28th, 1945.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on April 28th, 1945?

  • Italian dictator Benito Mussolini is shot dead in Mezzegra, Italy.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 28th, 1945.

  • World War II.

    World War II.

    World War II was raging on during this period of time.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 76 years, 1 months and 14 days have passed since April 28th, 1945.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1945.
  • Leap Year: 1945 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 28th, 1945, will be 76 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1945 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 28th, 1945.

  • April 12th, 1945: US President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies.
  • April 27th, 1945: Benito Mussolini is arrested in Italy while attempting to escape disguised as a German soldier.
  • This date: April 28th, 1945
  • April 30th, 1945: Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler commits suicide in his bunker.
  • May 1st, 1945: Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels commits suicide with his family.
  • May 1st, 1945: The death of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler is officially announced.
  • May 8th, 1945: World War II: German forces surrender in Western Europe.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 28th, 1945, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1945 was the year of the Rooster (Yin Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 28th, 1945 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

Kid's TV shows on April 28th, 1945.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1945.

  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1945.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out April 28th, 1951 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 28th of April.

  • April 28th, 1758: James Monroe (US President) (Deceased)
  • April 28th, 1908: Oskar Schindler (Historical figure) turned 37 on this day in 1945.
  • April 28th, 1937: Saddam Hussein (Iraqi President) turned 8 on this day in 1945.
  • April 28th, 1950: Jay Leno (Television host) was born exactly 5 years after this date.
  • April 28th, 1974: Penelope Cruz (Spanish actress) was born exactly 29 years after this date.
  • April 28th, 1981: Jessica Alba (American actress) was born exactly 36 years after this date.
  • April 28th, 1988: Juan Mata (Spanish soccer player) was born exactly 43 years after this date.
  • April 28th, 1992: Catherine Wayne (Boxxy) (Internet celebrity) was born exactly 47 years after this date.

US President.

Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on April 28th, 1945.

UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 28th, 1945.

Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 28th, 1945 was most likely conceived around the 19th of July, 1944.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 28th, 1945 is close to the 5th of February, 1946.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 28th, 1945.

  • A total of 27,804 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,972 weeks have passed.
  • 2,402,265,600 seconds have passed since the April 28th, 1945.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,802,643,200 times.
  • Since April 28th, 1945, the earth has travelled approximately 1,239,569,049,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 400,377,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 206,594,842 steps. That's about 91,820 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,827,187 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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