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U-boats withdrawn from North Atlantic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

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