Victory over Japan Day (also known as Victory in the Pacific Day, V-J Day, or V-P Day) is the day on which the Empire of Japan surrendered in World War II, in effect
Victory definition, a success or triumph over an enemy in battle or war. See more.
The picture portrays a U.S. Navy sailor grabbing and kissing a stranger—a woman in a white dress—on Victory over Japan Day in New York City’s Times Square.
Many V-J Day celebrations fell out of favor over the years due to concerns about their being offensive to Japan, now one of America’s closest allies, and to
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Kurihama Base Surrenders. Kurihama, Japan, Sept. 1 (AP)–This naval base, built at the site of Commodore Perry’s landing on Japan in 1853, was formally surrendered today.
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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 Day, also written VJ Day, stands for Victory
V-J Day in Times Square (also V-Day and The Kiss) is a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt that portrays a U.S. Navy sailor grabbing and kissing a stranger—a woman in
On this day in History, Victory in Europe on May 08, 1945. Learn more about what happened today on History.