Victory in Europe Day (V-E Day or VE Day) was on May 8, 1945, the date when the World War II Allies formally accepted the unconditional surrender of the armed forces of Nazi Germany and the end of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. On April 30 Hitler committed suicide during the Battle of Berlin, and so the surrender of Germany was authorized by his replacement, President of Germany Karl Dönitz. The administration headed up by Dönitz was known as the Flensburg government.
This is a list of Swedish queens consort This is a list of Swedish queens and spouses of Swedish monarchs and regents. The list covers a large time span and the role of a queen has changed much over the centuries. The first Swedish queens are spoken of in legends. The queens uptil c. 1000 are often semi-legendary, as are the kings.