The attack was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service upon the US against the naval base at Pearl Harbour in Honolulu, Hawaii on this date. this led to the formal entry of the US in WWII.
Battle of Stanglingrad
1942 - 2 February 1943
This was the largest confrontation of WWII, in which Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city of Stalingrad which is located in Southern Russia
6 June 1944
D-Day Invasion was the landing operations of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during WWII.
Battle of the Bulge
16 Dec 1944 - 25 Jan 1945
The Battle of the Bulge was the last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during WWII.
Battle of Iwo Jima
19 February 1945 - 26 March 1945
The Battle of Iwo Jima was a major battle in which the US Marine Corps and Navy landed on the island of Iwo Jima and eventually captured it from the Imperial Japanese Army during WWII.
Battle of Okinawa
1 April 1945 - 22 June 1945
The Battle of Okinawa, condemned Operation Iceberg, was a major battle of the Pacific War fought on the island of Okinawa by United States Marine and Army forces against the Imperial Japanese Army.
Victory in Europe Day
8 May 1945
Victory in Europe Day is a day celebrating the formal acceptance by the Allies of WWII of Nazi Germany's surrender of its armed forces.
Bombing of Hiroshima
6 August 1945
The US detonated two nuclear weapons over two Japanese cities, one of which was Hiroshima.
Bombing of Nagasaki
9 August 1945
The US detonated two nuclear weapons over two Japanese cities, one of which was Nagasaki.
Victory Over Japan Day
15 August 1945
On this date it was announced that Japan had surrendered to the Allies, effectively ending WWII