What was the date when France fell to German Occupation in 1940?
10 May 1940 mate.
No one is sure of the exact date in which the entirity of France was liberated, but Paris was liberated on August 25, 1944.
The French-German armistice was signed on 22 June 1940.
France was invaded on May 10, 1940 by the Nazis.
The second date is not correct, if I understand the Q correctly: It's until May 10 1940, and it was called the Phoney War. Between the time of the German invasion of Poland & the invasion of France. Which rather ignores Denmark & Norway. That is true.....But September 1, 1939 was the Russian and German invasion of Poland
I don't know the exact date, but Hitler did visit Paris soon after France surrendered in June 1940.
The date of D-Day is 6th June, 1944. This is one of the MAJOR dates in the history of WW2 in Europe. Literally the turning point of the war and of German occupation.
As a state, Denmark has always been independent and sovereign. Our royal house date back to Gorm the Old, born around 1000 AD. We have been invaded several times, last by the Germans in 1940 - '45, but never entered the German Reich. In fact, during most of the occupation, a danish government was in place.
John Lennon was born October 9th 1940 during a German air raid in WWII.
Occupation: fashion designer Birth date: August 19, 1883 Death date: January 10, 1971 Place of birth: Saumur, France Place of death: Paris, France She came from nothing & built an empire She struggled with a dark childhood
Henry Philippe Petain was the Marshal of France before becoming the Chief of State from 1940 to 1944. Petain was 84 years old in 1940 and is the oldest head of state to date.
allied forces invaded German held beaches at Normandy, France
17 June 1940 , Charles de Gaulle left France for England to establish the Free French Forces .
April 9, 1940 4:15am: Denmark is invaded to acquire air bases that can support German naval landings of troops in Norway. The German achieve the element of surprise.
It's a Date - 1940 was released on: USA: 22 March 1940 Hungary: 7 September 1940 Sweden: 24 September 1940 Portugal: 30 April 1941 Belgium: 29 September 1944 (Brussels) Finland: 28 January 1945 France: 28 March 1945 Denmark: 16 May 1945 Netherlands: 28 September 1945 (Den Haag)
"Were"? Location: Perigord area, France. Discovered: 1940. Some debate (according to a French W.pedia entry) on actual date.
Germany had not answered the British and French ultimatums for removing troops out of Poland. On September 3, first Great Britain, followed by France declared war on Germany. It may be noted that France was not sure of its position. France had no choice, however, after Britain made its declaration of war.
I'm not sure of the date on all of these. 1. Germany's Invasion of Poland. 1939 2. German capture of Paris.1940 3. Allied Evacuation at Dunkirk.1940 4. German invasion of USSR - 1941 5. Allied invasion of North Africa.1942 6. Battle of Stalingrad - 1943 7. Allied invasion of Italy.1943 8. Allied invasion of France - 1944 9. Battle of the Bulge - 1944/1945 10. Capture of Berlin by Soviet Union - 1945
The Blitz, the German word for lightening, ran from 7 September 1940 and 10 May 1941. Read more: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_date_was_the_blitz#ixzz1xZDywVvf
25th aug. 1940
In Poland it began in September 1940; in Germany and all other German occupied countries it was September 1941. (I don't know the exact day).
Diwali was on 30 October 1940.
March 7, 1936
the very first computer was invented in the 1940's period of WWII for the purpose of decrypting German codes, and was about the size of a room with less processing power than a calculator
The Lone Wolf Keeps a Date - 1940 was released on: USA: 23 November 1940 Portugal: 24 May 1943
In the summer and fall of 1940, German and British air forces clashed in the skies over the United Kingdom, locked in the largest sustained bombing campaign to that date. A significant turning point of World War II, the Battle of Britain ended when Germany's Luftwaffe failed to gain air superiority over the Royal Air Force despite months of targeting Britain's air bases, military posts and, ultimately, its civilian population. Britain's decisive victory saved the… Read More
In 1940 Easter Sunday was on the 24th of March.
In the 1930's, Britain and France had a defence agreement with Poland. On 1 September 1939, German forces attacked Poland so on 3 September 1939, Britain and France declared war on Germany. The German attack on Poland is now accepted as the official start date of World War 2.
Please be more specific. Ask another question with a specific date. If there are are more than one date your answer will not be accurate.
The Battle of Britain started on 10 July 1940. British historians usually regard 31 October 1940 as the end, but this is an arbitary date. There are disagreements about the definition of the term 'Battle of Britain'. British historians use the term for a. the German attempts to destroy the RAF and, above all, its bases, and b. the first stage of the 'blitz', that is, heavy daylight bombing of the infrastructure and civilian targets… Read More
The official date is December 24, 1951, when the postwar occupation by Britain and France ended. Italy, which had ruled Libya since 1912, renounced its claims in 1947. During the reign of Muammar Gaddafi, the date of his coup (September 1, 1969) was the "independence day" that was celebrated. He was deposed and killed in 2011.
Most historians accept 1 September 1939 as the official start date. This is the date that German troops attacked Poland and was followed on 3 September 1939 by the joint declaration of war by France and Britain against Germany.
Churchill wasn't Prime Minister of England until 1940. Neville Chamberlain declared war on Germany and Italy in 1939 following the German Invasion of Poland in September 1939.
The official date for the 1940 Federal Census to be available is April 1st 2012. It's availability on-line will likely be after that date.
"Pinocchio" had a theatrical release date of February 7, 1940 .
Primarily, so that Germany could continue to receive Swedish Iron Ore deliveries by way of the coastal shipping near Norwegian waters. More info below: The Invasion of Denmark & Norway: Preparations Ø 10 Oct. 1939: German Admiral Raeder first proposes to Hitler the occupation of Norway, to use for Naval Bases. Denmark would have to be seized to provide the necessary bases to support operations in Norway. Norway & Denmark are neutral countries. Ø 1939-1940… Read More
The Bank Deutscher Länder (German States Bank) was formed by the western Allies after WW2 so your coin's date must be 1949 or 1950, not 1940. Look for the mint mark underneath the "50". If it's a 1949 coin with a D, F, G, or J it is worth about $2.25 retail. However if it is a 1950 coin with a G, it's worth about $1,000 and you should have it authenticated by a dealer… Read More
Austria in 1938 Sudetenland in 1938 Poland in 1939 - start of world war 2 Denmark in 1940 Norway in 1940 Belgium in 1940 The Netherlands aka Holland in 1940 Luxembourg in 1940 France in 1940 The Channel Islands of UK in 1940 Greece in 1941 Yugoslavia in 1941 Serbia in 1941 Croatia in 1941 Slovenia in 1941 Bosnia in 1941 Soviet Union in 1941 Ukraine in 1941 Belarus in 1941 Lithuania in 1941 Latvia… Read More
23 October 1940 (1940-10-23) (age 68) Another Answer: Pele is still very much alive - The date provided was the day he was born.
It's a Date - 1940 is rated/received certificates of: Finland:S Sweden:Btl USA:Approved (PCA #6122) USA:TV-G (TV rating)
German troops attacked Poland on 1 September 1939 and that date is quoted as the official start of World War 2 although there had been fighting before that, notably the Japanese occupation of Manchuria in 1931 and Nanking in 1937, both in China.
The battle and evacuation at Dunkirk lasted from 26 May 1940 until 4 June 1940.
The date was September 1st, 1939.
On the 4th of July 1940.
November 12th 1940
June 23rd 1940.
October 9, 1940.
10 July 1940.
27 NOVEMBER 1940
Batman #1 spring, 1940