August 15, 1945 : Gyokuon-hoso, or Jewel Voice Broadcast. Radio broadcast in which Japanese emperor Hirohito announcing to the Japanese people that the Japanese Government had accepted the Potsdam Declaration demanding the unconditional surrender of the Japanese military at the end of World War II. (Photo by Kingendai Photo Library/AFLO)

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Jewel Voice Broadcast
August 15, 1945 : Gyokuon-hoso, or Jewel Voice Broadcast. Radio broadcast in which Japanese emperor Hirohito announcing to the Japanese people that the Japanese Government had accepted the Potsdam Declaration demanding the unconditional surrender of the Japanese military at the end of World War II. (Photo by Kingendai Photo Library/AFLO)

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Date 15 Aug 1945
Location: Japan
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