April 28th, 1945

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

75 years, 7 months and 0 days have passed since April 28th, 1945.


On This Date

Events that occurred 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 throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 28th, 1945.

  • World War II

    During this period of time (01 Sep 1939 to 02 Sep 1945), the Second World War was raging on.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 75 years, 7 months and 0 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 75 years of age.
  • 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.
  • April 30th, 1945: German dictator Adolf Hitler commits suicide.
  • May 8th, 1945: World War II: German forces surrender in Western Europe.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • 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 (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).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 28th, 1945 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

1945 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1945.

  • Looney Tunes

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of April:


US President

Who was the US President on April 28th, 1945?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 28th, 1945?

  • Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 28th, 1945 was probably conceived around the 19th of July, 1944. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 28th, 1945 is the 5th of February, 1946. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

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

  • 27,608 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,385,334,800 seconds have passed since the April 28th, 1945.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,782,890,600 times.
  • Since April 28th, 1945, earth has travelled approximately 1,230,832,756,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 397,555,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 205,138,793 steps. That's about 91,173 miles!
  • Since this date, 28,624,018 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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