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Today in World History (January, 16th)

January 16, 2018 Joshua Samuel

On January 16, 1945, exactly 72 years ago today, the Nazi leader Adolf Hitler retreated to his bunker beneath the streets of Berlin where he would remain until his suicide 105 days later at the face of the imminent fall of the Axis forces during the Second World War.  

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Today in World History (November, 9th)

November 9, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On November 9, 1938, exactly 79 years ago today, German Jews were terrorized during “Kristallnacht” (Night of Broken Glass) in retaliation for the assassination of a German Diplomat by a Jewish refugee. General Goebbels of Germany secretly ordered the destruction of Jewish properties. Following the deadly Kristallnacht, the Nazis Germany {Read More..}

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Today in World History (September 17th)

September 29, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On September 19, 1941, exactly 76 years ago today, over 30,000 Jews were killed in Kiev during the World War II when German General, Heinrich Himmler, a leading member of the Nazi Party and later Commander of the Replacement (Home) Army of Germany, sent four strike squads to exterminate Soviet Jewish civilians {Read More..}

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Today in World History (September 27th)

September 27, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On September 27, 1944, exactly 73 years ago today, thousands of British troops were killed as German forces rebuff their massive effort to capture the Arnhem Bridge across the Rhine River in Holland. The Battle of Arnhem was a major battle of the Second World War fought in and around the Dutch towns of Arnhem, Oosterbeek, Wolfheze, Driel and the surrounding {Read More..}