3rd Period: Steffen

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Japanese successfully invade Manchuria

9/19/1931

Hitler is appointed chancellor

1/30/1933

FDR begins his presidency of the U.S.

3/4/1933

Hitler declares himself as President of Germany\, Hindenburg dies

8/12/1934

Nazi party institutes the Nuremberg Laws

8/20/1935

Italy invades Ethiopia

10/1/1935 - 5/1/1936

Germany invades the Rhineland area

3/7/1936

Germany invades Austria

3/12/1938

Sudetenland area is ceded to Germany through the Munich Pact

9/29/1938

Kristallnaght occurs

11/9/1938 - 11/10/1938

Battle of the Atlantic

1939 - 1945

Nazi-Soviet Nonagression Pact is signed

8/14/1939

Germany invades Poland

9/1/1939

Britain and France declare war on Germany

9/3/1939

Germany Invades Norway

4/9/1940

Germany invades Denmark

4/9/1940

Winston Churchill becomes the prime minister of Great Britain

5/10/1940

Germany invades Belgium

5/10/1940

Germans force French and British to retreat to Dunkirk

5/26/1940

Italy declares war on Britain and France

6/10/1940

Hitler takes over France anf divides it into zones

6/22/1940

Roosevelt creates the OSRD

6/27/1940

Battle Of Britain begins

8/12/1940

FDR signs the Lend-Lease Act

3/11/1941

FDR and Winston Churchill negotiate the Atlantic Charter

8/9/1941 - 8/12/1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

12/7/1941

Battle of the Coral Sea takes place

4/4/1942 - 4/8/1942

U.S. surrenders Bataan in the Philippines

4/9/1942

Tokyo is bombed in the Doolittle Raid

4/18/1942

Allies defeat Japan in the Battle of the Midway

6/7/1942

Allied troops storm Guadalcanal

8/7/1942 - 2/9/1943

Germans attack the soviet union at Stalingrad

8/23/1942 - 2/2/1943

The last troops of Afrika Korps surender to the Allies

5/1/1943

Allied troops land in North Africa

5/13/1943

Benito Mussolini is stripped of his power and arrested

7/25/1943

Italy surrenders to the Allies

9/8/1943

D-Day takes place

6/6/1944

Allies liberate Paris

8/25/1944

Battle of the Bulge

12/16/1944 - 1/25/1945

Yalta Conference takes place

2/4/1945 - 2/11/45

FDR dies

4/12/1945

Russian Army storms Berlin

4/24/1945

V-E Day

5/8/1945

1st test of the Manhattan Project

7/16/1945

U.S. drops atomic bomb in Hiroshima

8/6/1945

U.S. drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki

8/9/1945

Japan surrenders

9/2/1945