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Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

World War I begins with Austria-Hungary declaring war on Serbia

1914

WW1

1914 - 1918

US enters WW1

1917

Russian Revolution

1917

Founding of League of Nations

1919

Hitler named German Chancellor

1933

Hitler breaks Treaty of Versailles by invading Rhineland

1936

Start of WWII with German invasion of Poland

1939

Bombing of Pearl Harbor. caused US to get involved -beginning of end of war

1941

Pub of Beveridge Report which identified evils in society and proposed reform

1942

Pub of Road to Serdom - warned of dangers of Tyranny

1944

End of WW2

1945

Cold War

1945 - 1990

Berlin Airlift begins

1948

Beginning of People's Repub of China

1949

Sputnik Launched - Space Race

1957

Pub of Silent Spring - environmental movement

1962

Catholic Church revised doctrine to combine with modern world

1963 - 1964

fall of Berlin Wall

1989