Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor in the early morning hours. The US enters the war
June 6, 1944
Allied forces invaded northern France in a series of beach landings in Normandy.
Hitler Commits Suicide
Knowing that defeat was imminent, Hitler committed suicide by a gunshot wound to the head.
May 7th, 1945
The Soviets were approaching the German capital of Berlin from the east, Western Allies were approaching it from the west. Due to the death of Hitler, Karl Donitz carries out the surrender of the Nazis.