World War 1/ Russian Revolution Timeline Project

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    RussianCzar Nicholas II abdicates

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    France loses Alsace & Loraine to Germany

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    Russo-Japanese War

  • Bloody Sunday

  • Austria-Hungarian annexes Bosnia

  • Russia mobilizes army

  • Assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

  • Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia

    Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife were killed by a Serbian nationalist in Sarajevo
  • Germany invades Belgium

  • Schlieffen Plan put into action

    The Schlieffen Plan was the operational plan for a designated attack on France once Russia, in response to international tension, had started to mobilise her forces near the German border.
  • Start of the battle of Marne

  • Sinking of the Lusitania

  • Start of the Battle of Verdun

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    Start of the battle of somme

  • Zimmerman Telegraph Found

    It was found by Woodrow Wilson, the peresident of the U.S. at that ime.
  • U.S. Enters WW1

    There were unauthorized German submarines along the US East coast. Germany's resumption of unrestricted submarine warfare in the spring of 1917 provided the final straw for US politicians, and America declared war.
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    Russian Civil War

    The civil war becauseter November 1917, many groups had formed that opposed Lenin’s Bolsheviks.
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    October Revolution

  • Fourteen Points proposed

  • Kaiser Whilhelm II abdicates

  • Russia signs treaty of Brest-Litovsk

  • Armistice singned

  • Treaty of Versallies signed

  • Stalin takes over Russia