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Einstein's first letter to President Roosevelt.

August 2, 1939

President Roosevelt authorizes the Manhattan Project.

December 6, 1941

Oppenheimer is recruited as the Scientific Director of the Manhattan Project.

September 23, 1942

Franck Committee Report is delivered to Manhattan Project.

June 14, 1945

Trinity Test - Alamogordo, New Mexico.

July 16, 1945

August 6 - Little Boy explodes over Hiroshima.

August 6, 1945

August 9- Fat Man explodes over Nagasaki.

August 9, 1945