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Totally Timelines Today in History – 9th August 1503

Today in History - Nagasaki BombTo force a Japanese surrender and end World War Two, a second atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Nagasaki. This bomb, named ‘Fat Man’, was a plutonium implosion bomb.

 

This Week in History 

10th August 1047 – Battle of Val-es-Dunes William Duke of Normandy defeated rebel barons and gained full control of Normandy.
11th August 1903Vladimir Lenin became leader of the Bolsheviks.
12th August 1944Joe Kennedy Jr, who was serving in the US airforce, was killed in action
13th August 1704 – Battle of Blenheim – John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, secured an allied victory over France.
14th August 1945 – V J Day – Japan surrendered bringing World War Two to an end.
15th August 1950Princess Anne was born to Princess Elizabeth, daughter of King George VI and Philip Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace
16th August 1977Elvis Presley died at his Graceland home in Memphis, Tennessee. 
17th August 1473Richard of Shrewsbury, son of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville was born. He is better known as one of the Princes in the Tower.
18th August 1962 – Richard Starkey (Ringo Starr), drummer with the band Rory Storm and the Hurricanes, replaced Pete Best as drummer of the Beatles.

 

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Published Nov 03, 2021 @ 11:55 am – Updated – Aug 9, 2022 @ 11:59 am