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U-boats withdrawn from North Atlantic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

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