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V-J Day - Wikipedia


Victory over Japan Day is the day on which Japan surrendered in World War II, in effect ending the war. The term has been applied to both of the days on which ...

V-J Day - World War II - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of V-J Day, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

V-J Day at a Glance - The National WWII Museum


August 15, 1945 was proclaimed Victory Over Japan Day, or V-J Day, after the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri following the atomic bomb ...

V-E Day and V-J Day: The End of World War II in Toronto, 1945 ...


Learn about how Toronto celebrated V-E Day and V-J Day, the days that ended World War II.

The Woman in the Iconic V-J Day Kiss Photo Died at 92, Here's Her ...


Sep 14, 2016 ... The photo was originally published a week after what became known as “Victory in Japan,” or “V-J Day” as a full-page spread in Life magazine, ...

V-J Day: A Sailor and a Nurse in Times Square and Other ...


Aug 1, 2014 ... Revisiting Alfred Eisenstaedt's storied photograph, 'V-J Day in Times Square,' and other wild celebrations around the U.S..

V-J Day 1945: The World Rejoices | HistoryNet


7/15/2015 • HistoryNet, V-J Day. How Nations Around the World Reacted to V-J Day, the end of World War II. Facts and Summary: Facts and Summary of V-J ...

Radio Days - VJ Day


The world celebrated Victory over Japan Day. Radio was there.

V-J Day in Times Square | 100 Photographs | The Most Influential ...


At its best, photography captures fleeting snippets that crystallize the hope, anguish, wonder and joy of life. Alfred Eisenstaedt, one of the first four photographers ...

V-J Day - 2nd Sep, 2016 | Days Of The Year


However, the official surrender ceremony did not occur until over two weeks later, and thus President Truman marked 2nd September as the official V-J Day.

V-J Day
Sunday, August 14, 2016 in the United States
VJ Day, 2 September, commemorates the Allied victory over Japan in World War II. On 2 September 1945 the Japanese signed the formal surrender documents ending the war.
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Nurse kissed by sailor in V-J Day photo dies at 92 - CNN.com


Sep 11, 2016 ... Greta Friedman, the nurse kissed by a sailor in the iconic photo taken in Times Square on V-J Day at the end of WWII in 1945, has died at 92, ...

BBC ON THIS DAY | 15 | 1945: Allied nations celebrate VJ Day


There is joy and celebration around the world and 15 August has been declared Victory in Japan day. The end of war will be marked by two-day holidays in the ...

VE and VJ Days 1945 | Explore 20th Century London


Tuesday 8 May 1945 was V.E. Day, celebrating 'Victory in Europe' and the beginning of the end of the Second World War. Nazi Germany was defeated, having ...