In August 1945, the United States used atomic bombs against the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki after Japan refused to surrender to Allied Forces during World War II. Between 150,000 and 250,000 people were killed due to the bombings.
On August 15, 1945, six days after the bombing of Nagasaki, Japan surrendered to the Allied Forces. The bombings have been the only use of nuclear weapons in war to date.
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Regardless, on August 6, 1945, a plane called the Enola Gay dropped an atomic
bomb on the city of Hiroshima. Instantly, 70,000 Japanese citizens were ...
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On this day in History, Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on Aug 06, 1945.
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Many reasons are given as to why the US administration decided to drop the
atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Reasons include the following:.
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Aug 6, 2015 ... The first bomb, dropped on the city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945, resulted in a
death toll of around 135000. The second, which hit Nagasaki ...