IB History

  • Formation of an independent Italy

  • Papal states incorporated into Italian kingdom

  • Period: to

    First Sino-Japanese War

  • Period: to

    Boxer Rebelion

  • Italy invades Lybia

    September
  • Chinese Republic is established

    January
  • "Red Week"

    Italy
  • Mussolini founds Il Popolo d’Italia

    November
  • Italy signs Treaty of London

    May
  • ‘Radiant Days of May’

    May. Italy.
  • Participation in WW1 leads to inflation in Italy

    May
  • Period of warlordism begins in China

    June
  • Bolshevik Revolution in Russia

    November
  • Germany is defeated in WW1

    November
  • A German republic is declared

    November
  • First Arditi Association set up in Rome

    Jan
  • Formation of the Fascio di Combattimento in Milan

    Mar
  • Fascist Programme published

    Jun
  • Weimar Republic is forced to accept the harsh Treaty of Versailles

    Jun
  • D’Annunzio fakes Fiume

    Sept
  • First use of proportional representation in elections; no fascists elected

    Nov. Italy.
  • Start of biennio rosso

    Jan
  • Nationalist Socialists produce 25-point program, reconciling nationalism and socialism

    Germany
  • Bienno rosso: wave of factory occupations

    Sept
  • Electoral victories for socialists in Italy

    Sept
  • Mussolini forms National Bloc electoral alliance with Giolitti

    May
  • 35 fascists elected, including Mussolini

    May
  • 1st National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party is held

    July.
    Mao Zedong is one of the twelve delegates