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On August 6 and 9, 1945 the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Two American military aircraft razed two cities to the ground
Enola Gay, you should have stayed at home yesterday: this is how Orchestral Maneuvers in the Dark sang in 1980, a song that has remained the band's main success, precisely “Enola Gay”. It is the same name as the B-29 Superfortress bomber plane that became sadly infamous. On August 6, 1945, exactly 75 years ago, this aircraft dropped the first atomic bomb in history on the city of Hiroshima. The...
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