Web Results
World War II began on September 1, 1939 and ended on September 2, 1945.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II

World War II also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to .... The British historian Antony Beevor views the beginning of World War II as the Battles of Khalkhin Gol fought between Japan and the forces of ...

www.historynet.com/world-war-ii

Asking when World War II began is a good way to start a long and passionate debate. Some say it was simply a continuation of the First World War that had ...

www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/world-war-ii-history

Find out more about the history of World War II History, including videos, ... two days later, France and Britain declared war on Germany, beginning World War II.

www.theweek.co.uk/60237/how-and-why-did-world-war-2-start

Jun 14, 2016 ... The Treaty of Versailles may have set the scene, but WW2's main progenitor was one man: Adolf Hitler.

history.howstuffworks.com/world-war-ii/start-world-war-2.htm

On September 1, 1939, just before Adolf Hitler's invasion of Poland that marked the beginning of World War II, Zygmunt Klukowski, a young Polish doctor, ...

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/world-history/euro-hist/wo/v/beginning-of-world-war-ii

An overview of the run up to and very beginnings of World War II.

www.britannica.com/event/World-War-II

3 days ago ... World War II, also called Second World War, conflict that involved virtually ... of Poland (1939), which marked the beginning of World War II.

time.com/3194657/world-war-ii-anniversary

Sep 2, 2014 ... Seventy-five years this week, World War II began. "The telephone in Franklin Roosevelt's bedroom at the White House rang at 2:50 a. m. on the ...

www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005137

The Holocaust took place in the broader context of World War II. Still reeling from Germany's defeat in World War I, Hitler's government envisioned a vast, new ...