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July 20, 2014

Jul 20, 1944 – Operation Valkyrie

Jul 20, 1944 – Operation Valkyrie – A group of German Army generals plot and execute a plan to assassinate Hitler at the Wolf’s Lair in Rastenburg, East Prussia.

March 19, 2010

World War II History for March 19

Today in WWII History World War II History for March 19 Audio Clip: March 19, 1944 edition of CBS World News Today

19 Mar 1940 – The French government...

July 20, 2009

World War II History for July 20

Audio Clip: 1944-07-21 RRG Adolf Hitler – On July 20th Assassination Attempt Today in WWII History World War II History for July 20 1942 – The first detachment of the...

March 19, 2009

World War II History for March 19

Today in WWII History World War II History for March 19 Audio Clip: March 19, 1944 edition of CBS World News Today

1940 – The French government of Daladier...

February 15, 2009

World War II History for February 15

Today in WWII History World War II History for February 15 15 Feb 1933 – U.S. President-elect Roosevelt escaped an assination attempt in Miami. Chicago Mayor Anton J. Cermak was...

October 15, 2008

VALKYRIE Trailer

Starring Tom Cruise, VALKYRIE, is the true story of the assassination plot against Adolf Hitler that took place on July 20, 1944 and which was led by, among others,...

July 11, 2008

World War II History for July 11

Today in WW II History World War II History for July 11 1944 – Count Claus von Stauffenberg, a German army officer, transported a bomb to Adolf Hitler’s headquarters in...