WW1 and WW2 events

  • Archduke Franz Ferdinand is assassinated

    Archduke Franz Ferdinand is assassinated
    In Sarajevo Bosnia, Archduke was assassinated to break off Austria Hungary provinces.
  • Russian Revolution

    Russian Revolution
    political and social revolution across Russian empire
  • Paris Peace Conference

    Paris Peace Conference
    a formal meeting with allies after ww1
  • Mussolini’s March on Rome

    Mussolini’s March on Rome
    in Italy,this march marked beginning of factionst rule when Mussolini came to power.
  • Adolf Hitler’s Beer Hall Putsch

    Adolf Hitler’s Beer Hall Putsch
    Nazi party led a coalition group in attempt to over throw German government.
  • Stalin’s First Five Year Plan

    Stalin’s First Five Year Plan
    focused on developing heavy industry and collectivizing agriculture.
  • Germany violates the Treaty of Versailles by reoccupying the Rhineland

    Germany violates the Treaty of Versailles by reoccupying the Rhineland
    when Hitler came to power canceled military clauses of the treaty.
  • Second Italo-Ethiopian War

    Second Italo-Ethiopian War
    was an italian victory,they invaded to boost italian national prestige.
  • Spanish Civil War

    Spanish Civil War
    civil war fought in spain between nationalist and republicans.
  • Rape of Nanjing/Nanking in China

    Rape of Nanjing/Nanking in China
    mass murder,mass rape committed by Japanese troops.
  • Germany’s blitzkrieg on Poland-

    Germany’s blitzkrieg on Poland-
    Nazis invaded Poland
    -France surrenders to the Axis Powers (Vichy France)
  • Bombing of Pearl Harbor

    Bombing of Pearl Harbor
    surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service upon the United States.
  • Battle of El Alamein

    Battle of El Alamein
    the British Eighth Army retreated east into Egypt and assumed a defensive position near El Alamein.M
  • Battle of Guadalcanal

    Battle of Guadalcanal
    was the first major offensive and a decisive victory for the Allies in the Pacific theater
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
    Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city
  • France surrenders to the Axis Powers

    France surrenders to the Axis Powers
    Germany occupied the whole of France and disbanded the “armistice army” of Vichy.
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II
  • Potsdam conference

    Potsdam conference
    held in berlin was the last of the Big Three meetings during World War II
  • Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki-

    Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki-
    United States detonated two nuclear weapons over the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • United Nations formed

    United Nations formed
    aims to maintain international peace and security with other nations.
  • MacArthur’s Plan for Japan

    MacArthur’s Plan for Japan
    disarm japan and punish war criminals,japan never be a menace to allied countries.
  • Marshall Plan

    Marshall Plan
    US transfers 12 billion dollars in economic recovery programs
  • NATO formed

    NATO formed
    government military alliance between 30 European and north american countries.
  • Warsaw Pact formed

    Warsaw Pact formed
    to reinforce communist dominance in eastern Europe.