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December 7th, 1941

Posted on December 7th, 2019 · Music/Events/Other

* December 7th, 1941.

2 Comments to “December 7th, 1941”

  1. George C says...

    7 months later at the Battle of Midway 6/4/42-6/7/42 the Japanese learned what that Sleeping Giant was capable of.

  2. Steve Rice says...

    The Japanese learned the hard way…

    On August 6, 1945, during World War II (1939-45), an American B-29 bomber dropped the world’s first deployed atomic bomb over the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The explosion wiped out 90 percent of the city and immediately killed 80,000 people; tens of thousands more would later die of radiation exposure. Three days later, a second B-29 dropped another A-bomb on Nagasaki, killing an estimated 40,000 people. Japan’s Emperor Hirohito announced his country’s unconditional surrender in World War II in a radio address on August 15, citing the devastating power of “a new and most cruel bomb.”

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