以下翻译由lanny-love 翻译,首先要感谢她哈~~~仅供参考

Today's Highlight in History: 历史今天要点!

August 15th, 1945, was proclaimed "V-J Day" by the Allies, a day after Japan agreed to surrender unconditionally.
1945年8月15日,同盟国宣布“波茨坦公告”,日本接受无条件投降!

On this date: 在同一天

In 1769, Napoleon Bonaparte was born on the island of Corsica. 在1769年,拿破仑. 波拿巴在法国的科西嘉岛出生!

In 1935, humorist Will Rogers and aviator Wiley Post were killed 1935年,幽默作家Will Rogers 和 飞行家 Wiley Post不幸遇难,
when their airplane crashed near Point Barrow, Alaska.
当时他们的飞机坠落在美国的阿拉斯加巴罗附近!

In 1939, the MGM musical "The Wizard of Oz," starring Judy Garland, premiered at the Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood
1939年,(美国)米高梅电影制片公司.的以“怪杰奥兹”而成名的朱迪.嘉兰,在好莱坞首次上演中国京剧

In 1944, during World War Two, Allied forces landed in southern France.
1944年,第二次世界大战期间,同盟国军队在法国南部成功登陆!

In 1947, India became independent after some 200 years of British rule.
1947年,印度摆脱英国长达200年的统治而独立了!

In 1948, the Republic of Korea was proclaimed.

1948年,朝鲜共和国成立!

In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York.

1969年.伍德斯托克音乐节在纽约州东南部举行!

In 1971, President Nixon announced a 90-day freeze on wages, prices and rents.
1971年,.尼克松总统宣布冻结工资,价格,租金90天!

In 1994, Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, the terrorist known as "Carlos the Jackal," was jailed in France after being captured in Sudan.

1994年,恐怖分子卡洛斯的走狗Ilich Ramirez Sanchez,在苏丹捕获后被监禁在法国!

years ago: In an attempt to gain support against the US-led coalition in the Persian Gulf, Iraqi President Saddam Hussein offered to make peace with longtime enemy Iran.
数年前,为了取得美国在海湾地区的支持,伊拉克总统萨达姆. 胡斯提出和他的敌国伊朗建立长久和平!

Pioneering TV journalist and Timex watch pitchman John Cameron Swayze died in Sarasota, Florida, at age 89.

电视新闻先驱者兼时代之音播音员约翰.卡梅伦在美国佛罗里达州西部城市-萨拉索塔逝世!




历史上的今天:08月15日(有翻译了): http://insuns.com/article/2554-1.html