Description

American airmen drop atomic bomb, developed by the Manhattan Project, on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, killing from 90,000 to 166,000 people, which becomes together with bomb dropped on another Japanese city, Nagasaki, the only use of nuclear weapons in war

Location

Hiroshima

Rate

Strong importance (9)

Sphere

Wars & Terrorism, Catastrophes

Images

Aftermath of the atomic bomb strike on Hiroshima, Japan

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