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Today in World War II History—December 27, 1940 & 1945

Koreans protest Allied trusteeship, December 1945 (public domain via Wikipedia)

Koreans protest Allied trusteeship, December 1945 (public domain via Wikipedia)

80 Years Ago—Dec. 27, 1940: Movie premiere of drama Kitty Foyle, starring Ginger Rogers.

75 Years Ago—Dec. 27, 1945: US, UK, China, and USSR agree to govern Korea jointly for five years before granting independence.