Military alliance among Germany, Austria–Hungary, and Italy.
Nieuport plane company invented. eventually became supplier for WW1.
(exact date unknown)
The Russo-Japanese War was a war between the Japanese Empire and the Russian Empire.The Japanese won over Russia,war grew out of the ambitions of the Russian Empire and Japanese Empire over Manchuria and Korea.
The Moroccan Crisis
Germany attempted to use the issue of Morocco's independence to increase frictions between France and the United Kingdom. though ended in failiure and increased hostility for Germany.
The Triple Entente was an alliance between the Russian Empire, the French and Great Britain formed in 1907.
Austria-Hungary took over the former Turkish province of Bosnia.
Henry Ford makes the assembly line.
The Balkan Wars
The Balkan Wars were two conflicts that took place in the Balkan Peninsula in south-eastern Europe in 1912 and 1913. fought by Greece, Serbia, Montenegro and Bulgaria against Ottoman Empire. (exact date unknown).
Russia was humiliated because of its inability to support Serbia during the Bosnian crisis of 1908 or the First Balkan War, and announced a major reconstruction of its military.
The Battle of Ypres
Britain and Germany seek control of Flanders Town. With help from Australia.
Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to Austria-Hungary's throne, and his wife, Sophie, are assassinated by Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip.
Hostility between the great European powers of the four decades leading up to the war.
World war has been declared.
Germany Declares War on France
Germany declared war on France and invaded Belgium.
Britain Declares War on Germany
Britian declares war on Germany. Britain troops invaded Belgium. Britain extablishes a Navel Blockade on the English Channel
First German Air Raid on Britain
wo German zeppelins drop bombs on Great Yarmouth and King's Lynn on the eastern coast of England.
WW1 fighter planes
Introduction of planes into WW1 specifically the Nieuport 10.
Seved as head of Britain’s until he was demoted in 1915.
The Battle of Verdun
The Battle of Verdun began. The Germans launched a large scale attack against Verdun (France). This battle will become the longest battle of the war. This battle resulted in 698,000 battlefield deaths.
The Red Scare
The Red Scare started in 1917 when Russia had a revolution. Russia was then called the Soviet Union, and the government turned into communits.
German Forces Begin Withdrawal
German forces begin withdrawal to strong positions on the Hindenburg Line.
Battle of Messines
British Second Army under General Sir Herbert Plumer started an attack. Which in three hours resulted in the capture of the Messines Ridge on the South side.
German leaders decide to launch an unrestricted U-boat warfare one major concern,whether or not this would provoke an American response.
Princip was trained by a Serbian terrorist group known as the Black Hand. When he assassinated Franz Ferdinand it became widely considered to be the opening shot of World War I. Gavrilo died of turberculosis during his time in prison.
USA attack Germans
American forces attack the Germans. As they are in the process of retreating from the St.-Mihiel salient. This was part of a plan in which the Americans would break through the German lines and capture the city of Metz.
Germany ceases unrestricted submarine warfare.German U-boat submarine fires the last torpedo of WWI. Germany declared the area around the British Isles a war zone.
Germany begins negotiations
Germany begins negotiations for an armistice with the Allies in Ferdinand Foch's railway carriage. The headquarters at Compiegne.
End of WW1
The First World War officially ended.
This is when the second group started. The clan ent after African Americans, Christians, and other groups that they thought that didn't belong.
Start of Prohibition
alcohol was banned because of the Eighteenth Amendment. The women were grateful that it was taking into place because they thought that the households would be more safe from their husbands. Although men did not agree with it
National Origins Act
It was written to limit the number of immigrants that enter the United States.
The Great Depression
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the decade preceding World War II.
End of Prohibition
TheTwenty-first Amendment replaced the Eighteenth Amendment.