Hiroshima Day 2022: History, importance and significance of the day
On August 6th, the Hiroshima Day Memorial Service is held to commemorate the victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The service is celebrated in many countries around the world, and it is an important event in the history of Hiroshima.
Hiroshima Day: History, significance of the most devastating event of mankind
Hiroshima Day is celebrated every year to promote peace among nations and to create awareness about the devastating results of nuclear weapons. The day is observed every year as a reminder of the brutal killings of innocent civilians.
On This Day: Hiroshima was hit by atomic bomb, NASA’s ‘Curiosity’ landed on Mars and more
On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped the first atomic bomb called ‘Little Boy’ on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The blast killed more than 70,000 people and destroyed the entire city. Three days later, the US dropped another bomb on Nagasaki, Japan in an effort to hasten the end of World War II. Here are some more historical events that make August 6 a special day in world history.
On Hiroshima attack anniversary, survivors share history’s lessons
Reiko Yamada was 11 years old on August 6, 1945, when the US dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. Now 88, she is among the few survivors of the horrific attack, which…