Before. They surrendered after the U.S dropped two bombs on Japan's two major cities. :P
"Little Boy" the first atomic bomb used in warfare was dropped on Hiroshima, Japan on August 6th, and "Fat Man" the second atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan on August 9th. Although Japan was already ready to surrender before the atom bombs were dropped, they did not surrender when the first bomb was dropped, which caused the US to drop the second one. After the second atomic bomb was dropped, Imperial Japan surrendered 5 days later, and the surrender ceremony was September 2nd, which also ended World War 2.
Harry S. Truman had to order the atomic bomb be dropped on Japan since they refused to surrender.
No- not until a second bomb was dropped on the city of Nagasaki.
Japan capitulated after the atomic bombings on August 15, 1945 .
yes they did but japan refused. tsutomu yamaguchi survived both atomic bombs on japan in hiroshima and nagasaki
The USA dropped atomic bombs on Japan, because Japan refused to surrender.
Little boy was dropped on Hiroshima and Fat man was dropped on Nagasaki a few days later forcing Japan to surrender.
Russia was ready to invade Japan at the time the two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan. This motivated Emperor Hirohito to surrender.
to stop the spread of communism It was dropped so that Japan would surrender, but since they didn't we dropped another one on them.
The USA force dropped the atomic bombs on Japan to force them to surrender during the war.
In WW2 two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan to force surrender: on the cities of Hiroshima & Nagasaki. 21 more were scheduled for production and delivery in 1945 if those two did not force Japan to surrender.
it caused japan to surrender after the second bomb being dropped
Japan surrendered in WWII because the United States dropped atomic bombs on the country.
The US and Japan had been at war for several years, Japan having started it. Japan has refused to surrender. After two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan, they surrendered.
japan had to surrender because an atomic bomb called little boy was dropped and killed thousands of their people. also because Nazi Germany had surrendered
Well, the first atomic bomb, "little boy", was dropped on Hiroshima. Japan was being stubborn, and did not surrender after this, so that was why they dropped the second atomic bomb, "fat man", on Nagasaki.
The two atomic bombs dropped on Japan at the end of WWII brought about the immediate and unconditional surrender of the country and ended the war forthwith.
The empire of Japan did not surrender after the 1st bomb, so President Truman ordered another be dropped.
They informally agreed to surrender on August 14, 1945. The formal signing of the surrender agreement was on September 2, 1945.
2 atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki