16 июля 1945 года  американцы впервые испытали атомную бомбу

There was a heavy explosion in the Alamogordo Army Air Base, N.M., at 05:30 a.m. “...an ammunition magazine detonated at dawn, 16 July, near the Alamogordo Army Air Base. The blast was so violent that captured attention in Gallup, 376 kilometers away,” Associated Press reported. The reputable news agency misled its readers. It was the first test of the U.S. nuclear bomb.