American History 2019

Timeline created by Nicolasdumas
In History
  • Schlieffen Plan

    Schlieffen Plan
    A plan intended to ensure German victory over a Franco-Russian alliance by holding off Russia with minimal strength and swiftly defeating France by a massive flanking movement through the Low Countries
  • The Spark

    The Spark
    Assassination of Franz Ferdinand(Austria Hungary) by Princip(Serbia)

    M: Militarism,A: Alliances, I:Imperialism, N:Nationalism, E:Extreme leaders
  • Allies/Central Powers

    Allies/Central Powers
    Allies:France,USA,Great Britain,Russia/Central Powers:Germany,Austria-Hungary,Turkish Empire
  • The landing of WWI

    The landing of WWI
    Battle of Gallipoli or the Dardanelles Campaign, was an unsuccessful attempt by the Allied Powers to control the sea route from Europe to Russia during World War I
  • Great migration

    Great migration
    Six million African Americans out of the rural Southern United States to the urban Northeast, Midwest, and West that occurred between 1916 and 1970
  • Armistice

    An agreement made by opposing sides in a war to stop fighting for a certain time
  • Red Scare

    Red Scare
    The rounding up and deportation of several hundred immigrants of radical political views by the federal government in 1919 and 1920
  • Prohibition

    The law of the manufacture and sale of alcohol, especially in the US between 1920 and 1933
  • Liberation movement

    Liberation movement
    Organization or political movement leading a rebellion, or a non-violent social movement
  • Xenophobia

    Fear of immigrants
  • Immigration quota

    Immigration quota
    limited number of immigrants of each country(2%)
  • Jazz Age

    Jazz Age
    The US characterized as a period of carefree hedonism, wealth, freedom, and youthful exuberance, reflected
  • Teapot dome

    Teapot dome
    Oil reserve in Wyoming that was secretly leased to a private oil company in 1921
  • Maldistribution of Wealth

    Maldistribution of Wealth
    Money was distributed disparately between the rich and the middle-class, between industry and agriculture within the United States , and between the U.S
  • Mein Kampf

    Mein Kampf
    Mein Kampf is a 1925 autobiographical book by Nazi Party leader Adolf Hitler.
  • Stock Market

    Stock Market
    The U.S. Stock Market underwent rapid expansion
  • Business Cycle

    Business Cycle
    A cycle or series of cycles of economic expansion and contraction.
  • Overproduction

    Production of more of a product, commodity, or substance than is wanted or needed.
  • Government Inaction

    Government Inaction
    The failure to do anything, especially when you should do something.
  • Easy Credit

    Easy Credit
    The depression in the 1930s was caused by excess expansion of credit
  • Monet in Circulation

    Monet in Circulation
    The Money Supply and the Banking System Before and During the Great Depression
  • Herbert Hoover

    Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Hoover was the 31st president of the United States
  • Smoot-Hawley

    The Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act, formally known as the United States Tariff Act of 1930 and sometimes referred to in reverse order as the Hawley-Smoot Act
  • Bad Banking System

    Bad Banking System
    Estimated that 4,000 banks failed during the one year of 1933 alone.
  • Hitler

    Adolf Hitler was a German politician and leader of the Nazi Party. He rose to power as Chancellor of Germany
  • Enabling Act

    Enabling Act
    A statute empowering a person or body to take certain action, especially to make regulations, rules, or orders.
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    The site of a naval base after the United States annexed Hawaii in 1898
  • Ghettos

    A part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups.
  • Nazi

    A member of the National Socialist German Workers' Party.