Historical events in august 1945 see what famous, scandalous and important events happened in aug 1945 or search by date or keyword. On this day in 1945, at 8:16 am japanese time, an american b-29 bomber, the enola gay, drops the world's first atom bomb, over the city of hiroshima. In this aug 6, 1945, file photo, survivors of the first atomic bomb ever used in warfare are seen as they await emergency medical treatment in hiroshima, japan on two days in aug 1945, us planes dropped two atomic bombs, one on hiroshima, one on nagasaki, the first and only time nuclear weapons have been used.
August 6, 1945 was the 218 th day of the year 1945 in the gregorian calendar there were 147 days remaining until the end of the year the day of the week was monday if you are trying to learn french then this day of the week in french is lundi a person born on this day will be 73 years old today. On 6 august 1945, at 08:15, the first bomb was dropped on the centre of hiroshima ‘little boy’ was a gun-type fission bomb, using a conventional explosive charge to fire one sub-critical mass of uranium into another. The two atomic bombs, with the soviet declaration of war against japan on 8 august 1945, finally left the japanese no choice japan surrendered to the allies on 14 august 1945 stories from 6 aug.
Colonel paul w tibbets, jr, waves from the cockpit of the silverplate martin-omaha b-29-45-mo superfortress enola gay, 44-86292, just before starting engines at 02:27 am, 6 august 1945 (sergeant armen shamlian, united states army air forces. Historical events for the 6th of august see what famous, interesting and notable events happened throughout history on august 6. During the final stage of world war ii, the united states detonated two nuclear weapons over the japanese cities of hiroshima and nagasaki on august 6 and 9, 1945, respectively the united states dropped the bombs after obtaining the consent of the united kingdom, as required by the quebec agreement.
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On this day in 1945, at 8:16 am japanese time, an american b-29 bomber, the enola gay, drops the world’s first atom bomb, over the city of hiroshima approximately 80,000 people are killed as a direct result of the blast, and another 35,000 are injured.