Significant Events between 1750 and 1918

  • Textile Industry

    The Textile Industry started in the early 1718. This was an important event in history because, it started out having women and children making the clothes. But then later on, it started to advance and it then started powering off water. It changed the way people wore clothes and made them throughout the years, I think this event impacted history because, it advanced the way people where their clothes today.
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    Significant Events Between 1750 and 1918

  • Iron Act

    The Iron Act is passed by the English Parliament, limiting the growth of the iron industry in the American colonies to protect the English Iron industry.
  • Treaty of Paris ends Seven Years War

    Treaty of Paris The Treaty of Paris ended the American Revoluntion War between Great Britian and North America and all of the allies for both countries. I think it was important because, it stopped all the war between the countries and created peace among others.
  • Boston Massacre

    A massacre where 5 people were killed and 6 people were injured. British soldiers shot these people in cold blood in the centre court of Boston.
  • Boston Tea Party

    People dressed up as Indians and threw tea of a ship causing the American Revolution. It was a major breakthrough leading into the Revolution.
  • American Revolution Begins

    The American's rebelled aginats the British, because they wanted to become their own country.
  • America Gains Independence

    America breaks away from the English King and becomes their own independent country.
  • French Revolution Begins

    The French rebelled against their King.
  • The Delcaration of the Rights of Men

    The Declaration of the Rights of Men showed that all men were equal and should be able to vote among the government issues. I think it impacted the world because, it allowed people to come forth and vote who they think would be right for a president or an issue among the laws.
  • Industrial Revolution

    A time period where major changes in agriculture, manufacturing, mining, transportaqtion, and technology. It also had a profound effect on the social, economic, and cultural conditions of the times
  • The Missouri Compromise

    The Missouri Compromise was an agreement passed in 1820 between the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States Congress, involving primarily the regulation of slavery in the western territories
  • Invention of Morse Code

    A series of on-off tines, lights, or clicks that can be directly understood by a skilled listener or observer without special equipment. It has been used in many situations when people need help, with morse code forming the creation of the SOS.
  • American Civil War

    Fought over the right to succeed from the Union and over the right of slavery. Won by the North over the South, rejoining the two into a slavery-free country. While slavery was banned, problems still lingered into the 1900's of racism, culminating in the Civil Rights Movement and the first free, equal, and democratic nation.
  • Invention of the Telephone

    Alexander Graham Bell sucessfully tests the telephone with his assistant. It revolutionizes communication due to it ease of use and more efficient to use than the telegram or previous methods of communication.
  • Invention of the Electric Light Bulb

    Thomas Edison officially creates the first pratical electrically powered light bulb. This changed the world because it now allows for industrial processes to continue into the night due to the greater amount of light output compared to a candle. Workers can now work anytime of day.
  • Adolf Hitler's day of birth

    The Nazi party's furure leader was born on the day. Adolf Hitler was responsible fure the murder of thousands of Jews leading into the 1940's.
  • First Powered Flight

    The first time in hstory that a machine is made that powers itself for flying. Orville and Wilbur Wright successfully started a major revolution in flying technologhy that was to affect the way we move.
  • Invention of Alkaline Battery

    Thomas Alva Edison invents the ALkaline Battery.Alkaline batteries are a type of primary batteries dependent on the reaction between Zinc and Magnese Dioxide
  • Start to World War 1

    World War 1 started because, the heir of Austria-Hungary Archduke Francis Ferdinand was killed, and Austria-Hungary declared war on Russia. Later, Germany declared war on France. Throughout the whole war many soliders died of posions and toxics. I think this war impacted the world because, so many soliders died from being in the war; that is showed people wars aren't good to have.
  • Takeover of Vladimir Lenin

    Vladimir Lenin took over Russia and made it a communist country.during the first world war.