Alec Dubree

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    Industrial Revolution

  • . 1st successful steam engine is built

  • Mexico declares its independence

  • Michael Faraday’s dynamo

  • Taiping rebellion

  • Sepoy Mutiny in India

  • Karl Marx’s “Das Kapital”

  • The Meiji Restoration

  • Franco-Prussian War

  • Spanish-American War begins

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    Boxer Rebellion

  • Russo-Japanese War

  • Franz Ferdinand is killed

  • Lenin’s Bolshevik Revolution in Russia

  • .U.S. joins WWI

    united states joined wwi after germany shot and sunck a passenger liner that was carrying american citizens. germany was also planing on haveing mexico attack the u.s. although in the war the u.s was nuteral in the eraly years of the war.
  • Treaty of Versailles is signed

  • Mussolini’s Fascist Party in Italy

  • Russia becomes the USSR

  • Stalin’s rule in the USSR begins

  • Black Tuesday Stock Market crash

  • Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany

  • Germany attacks Poland – WWII begins

  • Japans attack on Pearl Harbor

  • .U.S. declares war on Japan

  • D-Day

  • U.S. drops A-Bomb on Hiroshima

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    Nuremberg trials are held

  • Apartheid in South Africa

  • Mao Zedong’s People’s Republic of China

  • Period: to

    Korean War is fought

  • Fidel Castro’s Communism in Cuba

  • Vietnam War is fought

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    Mikhail Gorbachev power in USSR

  • Persian Gulf War begins

  • USSR collapses & Russia is back

  • NAFTA is formed

  • WTO is formed