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U-boats withdrawn from North Atlantic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

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