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US Third Army crosses Rhine at Remagen
Operation TORCH beings: allied landing in northwest Africa
Italy invades Greece
US forces land on Tarawa
US forces land on Okinawa
Hiroshima
US troops land on Guadalcanal
First RAF thousand-bomber raid on Germany
Hong Kong falls to Japanese
First V-2 rocket raids against Britain start
Germany launches Fall Gelb, the offensive in the West
D-Day: Operation OVERLORD into Normandy
Eighth USAAF mounts its first rain on Germany
Bretton Woods conference starts
Italy declares war on Japan
San Francisco conference starts, launching United Nations Org
Japanese assets in US frozen, blocking all shipments including oil
Churchill becomes PM of Britain
Internment of Japanese-Americans begins on US West Coast
Quebec conference starts
Tehran conference of Big 3 starts
Prince of Wales sunk off Malaysia; Japan invade Philippines
Tobruk falls to Rommel
German airborne forces land on Crete
Air raid on Dresden
Start of final battle at El Alamein
Red Army counter-offensive in front of Moscow starts
Mac Arthur returns to Philippines
Germany invades Norway and Denmark
EventYear
Dunkirk evacuation starts
Yalta conference between Big 3 starts
Potsdam conference begins
UN Declaration signed by China, UK, USA, USSR
Operation MARKET GARDEN launched
Warsaw Uprising crushed by Germans while Red Army stands by
Germans commence Operation TYPHOON aimed at Moscow
Germans launch Battle of the Bulge
First controlled nuclear chain reaction started in Chicago
Germans launch offensive BLUE into Soviet Caucasus
Germany invades Poland
Dumbarton Oaks Conference starts
Nagasaki
Hitler postpones Operation SEALION indefinitely
FDR dies; Truman becomes President
Tripartite Pact between Germany, Italy, Japan
Battle of Britain begins
Doolittle raid on Tokyo
British forces being evacuating Greece
Hitler assassination attempt fails
VE Day: German unconditional surrender
Churchill defeated in British elections; Attlee becomes PM
Tank battle of Kursk begins
Rommel arrives in libya
Mussolini deposed, arrested
Italy surrenders; Germans occupy two-thirds of Italian territory
U-boats withdrawn from North Atlantic
Battle fo the Coral Sea starts
Alamogordo Trinity test
EventYear
Casablanca conference
Mussolini shot by partisans
Red Army takes Berlin
Placentia Bay conference: Atlantic Charter by FDR, Churchill
Germany, Italy declare war on USA
Peru invades Ecuador
Germany invades USSR (BARBAROSSA)
USSR invades Poland
Hitler commits suicide
Battle of Midway
Axis forces capitulate in N. Africa
Red Army takes Warsaw
Strategic air offensive against Japan begins
Battle of Leyte Gulf begins
Start of V-1 bombardment against England
Finnish-Soviet war ends
Allied invasion of Sicily
Soviet and US troops meet at Torgau
Hirohito announces Japan's unconditional surrender
France signs armistice with Germany
US forces land on Iwo Jima
Finnish-Soviet war starts
Pearl Harbor
Siege of Leningrad ends
USSR declares war on Japan, invades Manchukuo
German forces capitulate at Stalingrad
Haiti declares war on Bulgaria

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