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  1. Oct 29, 2009 · World War II was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. Rising to power in an unstable Germany, Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist (Nazi Party) rearmed the nation and signed treaties ...

  2. A poll conducted by YouGov in 2015 found that only 11% of Americans, 15% of French, 15% of Britons, and 27% of Germans believed that the Soviet Union contributed most to the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II. In contrast, the survey conducted in May 1945 found that 57% of the French public believed the Soviet Union contributed most.

  3. The invasion of Poland (1 September – 6 October 1939), also known as the September campaign (Polish: kampania wrześniowa), 1939 defensive war (Polish: wojna obronna 1939 roku) and Poland campaign (German: Überfall auf Polen, Polenfeldzug), was a joint attack on the Republic of Poland by Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union which marked the beginning of World War II.

  4. Aug 10, 2022 · The United States enters World War I against Germany. The tide of the war is already against the Germans. 10 million people will die from the war. 1917, November 2: George Hale, a brilliant yet often troubled astronomer, sees his vision completed when the world's largest telescope sees "first light" at the Mount Wilson Observatory.

  5. Contributor: C. Peter Chen ww2dbase On 11 Nov 1918, at the end of WW1, Poland returned to the map of Europe for the first time for 123 years. Józef Pilsudski, who ruled Poland from 1918 until his death in 1935, quickly established rather effective legal, transportation, administrative, and military systems under a dictatorial regime.

  6. Known at the time as the war to end all wars, World War I proved to be the opposite, planting the seeds for another devastating conflict just two decades later. Jan 12, 1919 British Prime Minister David Lloyd George (right), U.S. President Woodrow Wilson (center), and French Prime Minister Georges Clemenceau attend the peace conference at the ...

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