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Timeline of World War II (1945–1991) From Wikipedia April 12, 1945: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies suddenly. Harry S. Truman becomes president of the United States. April 20, 1945: Hitler celebrates his 56th birthday in the bunker in Berlin; reports are that he is in an unhealthy state, nervous, and depressed. April 30, 1945:..
Wikipedia Timeline of events preceding World War II – 1918 through 1939 September 1, 1939 Start of WWII – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_events_preceding_World_War_II – 1923 November 8 The Beer Hall Putsch takes place, in which Adolf Hitler unsuccessfully leads the Nazis in an attempt to overthrow the German government. It is crushed by police the next day. 1924..
History In Pieces by David Coleman – Presidential Inauguration Dates, Washington to Trump (showing dates for each term served). Links to Inauguration speech. Research guide information
17:47 Amanpour PBS Lincoln Project’s Rick Wilson: Trump’s Life About to Become “A Burning Hell” | ≈ #amanpourpbs Amanpour and Company As rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s efforts to send in state police and the National Guard were blocked by the federal government for a full 90 minutes. Now,..
1:02:46 Professor Timothy Snyder lecture — “What past catastrophe teaches us about future possibility” House of European History The House of European History in Brussels, Belgium, invited Professor Timothy Snyder, a leading expert on Europe’s history, to talk about the continent’s shared and divided memory, one of the museum’s underpinning themes, in the light of..
1:22:16 Timothy Snyder, “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons From The 20th Century” – Snyder is the award-winning author of Bloodlands and Black Earth, and his extensive study of the Holocaust has made him one of the foremost experts on authoritarian movements. In this brief and urgent call-to-action, Snyder, the Housum Professor of history at Yale, identifies..
1:34:17 History Lives – The Halifax Explosion – Playlist of videos available as of Dec. 2020 Videos available – https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Sea+Tales+Halifax+Explosion+Video –
The Ship Explosion That Rocked Canada | Halifax Explosion | Spark
18:59 Turing’s Enigma Problem (Part 1) – Computerphile – Alan Turing & Bletchley Park mathematical problem-solvers work to solve the Enigma Code during WWII Computerphile The Enigma cipher machine, said to be unbreakable. Alan Turing had a pivotal role in cracking Enigma codes during WWII. Professor Brailsford takes us through just what Turing and his..