Although World War II was officially started by Germany invading Poland, there were several events that led up to this war. Some causes include the Treaty of Versailles and the ris...
World War II began on September 1, 1939 and ended on September 2, 1945.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global
war .... Other starting dates sometimes used for World War II include the Italian ...
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, ...
They believed, wrongly as it turned out, they could avoid another world war
by appeasing Hitler with a few concessions (such as Austria and Czechoslovakia). (To eliminate the possibility of the Soviet Union fighting if Poland were attacked, Hitler made a pact with the ... More »
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 ...
Jul 19, 2012 ... Notwithstanding all such claims, the official date for the start of World War II
remains September 1, 1939, when Hitler invaded Poland. As for the ...
Sep 3, 2014 ... The Treaty of Versailles may have set the scene, but WW2's main progenitor was
one man: Adolf Hitler.
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.
World War II involved 61 countries with 1.7 billion people (three quarters of the
world's population). Fifty million people ... How did the Second World War start?