Take a look at the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history. (Video may not display on some mobile devices)
Included: The Lusitania sunk in World War I; Nazi Germany signs surrender in World War II; Vietnam's Battle of Dien Bien Phu; Composer Peter Illych Tchaikovsky born; Glenn Miller records 'Chattanooga Choo-Choo.
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