In 1945, the world witnessed the release of the first atomic bomb which ushered in the era and proliferation of nuclear weapons on earth. It was a devastating and dark era because thousands of people died instantly and those who survived suffered different kinds of diseases and deformations from its radiation. The atomic and nuclear bombs, are powerful weapons that use nuclear reactions as their source of explosive energy. These weapons were first developed by scientists during world War 2 (WWII). This
Franklin D. Roosevelt was the first president to serve more than two terms. He secured the election for his third term in 1940. Four years later, in 1944, he ran again and became the first president to be elected for the fourth term. However, he was just a few months into his fourth term when he had a cerebral hemorrhage and died on April 12, 1945. Roosevelt was able to remain president for so long because the nation was in a state of turmoil—the Second World War and the post-depression era—and he was a
The United States of America, known for it's stance for the development of democratic principles has been a democratic nation since it's independence in 1776. The transition to new Governments in the history of the nation have been smooth and without any friction whatsoever. The First President of the United States George Washington served as the President of the U.S for two terms and did not contest to remain in the white house after that. By this act, George Washington had set a precedence and this made
In 1945, America dropped two atomic bombs on Japan killing as many as 220,000 people. But how did the US come to have such destructive weapons before anyone else? The Manhattan Project. The Plan to invention and Develop the First Nuclear Weapon. During the first few decades of the twentieth century, the world made huge advances in the understanding of physics. These advances included the discovery of the nucleus , the concept of radiation and the fact that the splitting of a number of atomic nuclei in a chain
It is no longer a news that the American Election scheduled to be on Tuesday 2 Nov 2020. Between Donald Trump And Joe Biden. As result of this, Biden On Tuesday while concluding his Campaigns displayed some acts in relation to post - Trump American using it as a means to motivate his Supporters. In his concluding campaign, he made this statements that sought to look in part of Next Weeks Election promising that he will heal the nation and bring it together. As he call upon the Memory of Franklin D Roosevelt
What A Sad Story- See What Later Happened To The Genius Who Developed The World's First Atomic Bomb.
Physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer is the first scientist to develop a nuclear weapon in Los Alamos Laboratory with the assistance of United States of America; signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt tagged project Manhattan. Although, manhattan project was a secret project lunched to build a powerful weapon to conquer Japan. This physicist is the brain behind the atomic bomb used in world War 2 by the U.S to attack Japan in Hiroshima and Nagasaki which caused the death of thousands of people. The first
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"Let us never forget that the government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country." Franklin D. Roosevelt With euphoria, I dashed to Lagos from Abeokuta to be part of the agents of Change that was about to sweep the political landscape of Nigeria in 2015.
So, I’m not the first to type into google and search for info about the top 10 richest kids in Nigeria? I got ya! You also want to know right? The belief of an average Nigerian is that as a kid or a teenager, you are still under the watch or sponsorship of the parents or guardian, thereby depending solely on them. But in the world today, we all know the world has turned 360 degrees. With high level of advancement in science and technology, adults are in competition with one another and the same is true f
How Putting resources into Land Can Transform you It is safe to say that you are considering putting resources into land abroad? Before making any stride further in purchasing a property, you have to know the current land situation. Placing every one of your investment funds into purchasing a loft is one of the most troublesome choices that an individual can actually make. As said by Franklin D Roosevelt, "Land can't be lost or taken, nor would it be able to be diverted. Bought with presence of mind, settled
Lyndon Johnson Reputed for being the "dirty old man". One of his many partners was a woman named Madeline Brown. In 1950 Brown became pregnant with Johnson's son Steven. He was at least nice enough to take care of her and the child before and after his birth. The affair lasted 21 years. Reports say President Johnson was always flirting with women and treated them very disrespectfully. He did keep his extramarital affairs a lot more discreet than his predecessor, JFK, however it was known by many. Delano Roosevelt
One of the most reknowned US Presidents ever was Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who served as the 32nd President of the United States of America from 1933 to 1945. I discovered that not many people know this, but Franklin D. Roosevelt had polio and was lame in both his feet. That's right! Roosevelt had polio, and yet he led the US through economic crisis and the Second World War from his wheelchair! Surprised? That goes to prove that there's indeed ability in disability. Indeed, no matter the circumstances of your
A turbulent time demanded a call for unity. This time, the world leaders of the time gathered, sat as one with their respective military chiefs and aides and chose to stand as one against one man's will on his nation. History long remembers this day as the Casablanca Conference January 1223, 1943, meeting during World War II in Casablanca, Morocco, between U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and their respective military chiefs and aides, who planned future global
It is not possible for history to forget an enigma in the person of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.Known by many names and acronyms, he was popularly referred to in world history as FDR or by the caption – The New Deal.
Since the invention of photography, images of the famous and infamous have enchanted the viewing public. A visual memorial of a high-profile celebrity or historical figure always proves engrossing – and what's more fascinating than seeing some of the last photos of historical figures? They bring the past to life in a way that text alone simply can't match. Some of these photographs are absolutely chilling: the last photo of Hitler, for instance – it's dated just days before he took his life. A final ima
hThe pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty - Winston Churchill - Do not let yesterday make up too much of today - Will Rogers - People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do - Rob Siltaneh - Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough - Og Mandino - We general fear while we sit. We overcome them by action - Dr. Hennylink - The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence
Yalta Conference, which held on February 4, 11, 1945, major World War II conference of the three chief Allied leaders. Franklin D. Roosevelt of the United States, Prime Minister Winston Churchill of the United Kingdom, and Premier Joseph Stalin of the Soviet Union which met at Yalta in Crimea (Peninsula located along the Black Sea coast of the Crimean) to plan the final defeat and occupation of Nazi Germany. The aim of the Yalta Conference was to decide what to do with Germany once it had been defeated. They
The Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) was established in 2017. Located in Abeokuta, Nigeria, the library is the first of its kind in Africa and it is modelled after similar Presidential Libraries in the United States, a concept started in 1939 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt who donated his official documents for national use. The library was established by the two-time president of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, who was military head of state from 1976 to 1979 and the democratically-elect
Conflicts, Wars and Violence have been part of human history since time immemorial and notable among them are the First & Second World Wars whose devastating effects will remain indelible in hearts of mankind. But regardless, Man as well as Humanity is capable of Perpetual Peace. The Manhattan Project The Manhattan Project was the code name for the American-led effort to develop a functional atomic bomb during World War II. The Manhattan Project was started in response to fears that German scientists had
1.A fake friend likes to see you do good, but not better than them.Pay attention.2.About 80% of all cats are infected with Toxoplasma gondii, a parasite that can cause depression, anxiety, and schizophrenia in humans.
1908: The first Boy Scout troop was organised in England this day, by Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden Powell, OM, GCMG, GCVG, KCB DL the first Chief Scout of World- wide Scout movement. 1943: This day, US President Franklin D Roosevelt and UK Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill concluded a conference in Casablanca, Morocco on the WW II. 1946: The UN General Assembly passed its first resolution to establish the UN Atomic Energy Commission. 1965: Sir Wilson Leonard Spenser Churchill, British statesman, soldier,