event that started wwII
japanese kamikaze pilots bombed pearl harbor
successful soviet defense of the city of stalingrad
decisive naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II
normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.
V-E Day commemorates the unconditional surrender of Nazi Germany to the Allied forces
United States detonated two nuclear weapons over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, 1945
news of the surrender was announced to the world. This sparked spontaneous celebrations over the final ending of World War II.