City of Los Angeles
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Official Name
City of Los Angeles
Aliases
City of Angels,[citation needed] La La Land,[citation needed] Los Hamgeles[1]
Location Details
Reality
Galaxy
Star System
Planet
Continent
City
Los Angeles
Creators and Appearances

Los Angeles was a city in California;[2] that was home to Hollywood, the entertainment capital of Earth.[3]

History

20th Century

1940's

During World War II, while most Japanese-Americans were sent to internment camps, one man known as Gojo was granted immunity by the US government due to his past assistance to the United States in 1942. He resided in Los Angeles, and unknown to authorities was a loyal spy for Imperial Japan. From his mansion he trained subversives in the art of assassination and martial arts until he was stopped by the Sub-Mariner.[4] In 1945, the city put on a War Bond drive and put a captured Nazi buzz-bomber on display. Imperial Japanese spies attempted to steal the bomber, but were stopped by the Destroyer.[5]

1960's

On August 11, 1965; the Watts Riots it was the scene of racial protests that turned into nearly a week of rioting, looting, and arson.[6]

On June 5, 1968; Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel.[7]

1990's

On April 29, 1992; the Los Angeles Riots occurred when the L.A.P.D. used of excessive force in the arrest and beating of Rodney King, which was widely viewed in TV broadcasts.[8][9]

Modern Age


Points of Interest

Residents

See Also

Links and References

Footnotes

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