3rd hour: Heiling

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Japanese successfully invade Manchuria

September 19, 1931

Hitler is appointed chancellor of Germany by President von Hindenburg

January 30, 1933

FDR begins his presidency

march 4, 1933

Hitler abolishes presdient office, declares himself as leader of Germany

August 2, 1934

Nazi party institutes the Nuremberg Laws

September 15, 1935

Italy invades Ethiopia

October 3, 1935

Germany invades the Rhineland area

March 7, 1936

Germany invades Austria

march 12, 1938

The Sudetenland area is ceded to Germany through the Munich Pact

September 30, 1938

Kristallnaght occurs

november 9, 1938

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact is signed

august 23, 1939

Germany invades Poland

September 1, 1939

Britain and France declare war on Germany

September 3, 1939

Battle of the Atlantic occurs

september 3, 1939

Roosevelt creates the Office of Scientific Research and Devolpement

January 27, 1940

Germany invades Denmark

April 9, 1940

Germany invades Norway

april 9, 1940

Winston Churchill becomes the prime minister of Great Britain

May 10, 1940

Germany invades Belgium

May 10, 1940

German forces trap French and British troops and force their retreat to Dunkirk

May 27, 1940

Italy declares war on Britian and France

June 10, 1940

Hitler begins bombing Britain nightly (Battle of Britian begins)

July 10, 1940

FDR sings the Lend-Lease Act

March 11, 1941

FDR and Winston Churchill negotiate the Atlantic Charter

August 9, 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

US surrenders Bataan in the Philippines

April 3, 1942

Tokyo is bombed in the Doolittle Raid

April 18, 1942

Battle of the Coral Sea takes place

may 4, 1942

Allies defeat Japan in the Battle of the Midway

June 4, 1942

Germany attack the Soviet Union at Stalingrad

July 17, 1942 - February 2, 1943

Allied troops storm Guadalcanal

august 7, 1942

Allied troops land in North Africa

November 8, 1942

Hitler take over France and divides it into zones

november 8, 1942

The last troops of the Afrika Korps surrenders to the Allies

may 7, 1943

Benito Mussolini is stripped of his power and arrested

July 25, 1943

Italy surrenders to the Allies

september 3, 1943

D-Day takes place

June 6, 1944

Allies liberate Paris after four years of Germany occupation

August 19, 1944

Battle of the Bulge occurs

december 16, 1944

Yalta Conference takes place

February 4, 1945

FDR dies

april 12, 1945

Russian army storms Berlin

april 24, 1945

V-E Day

May 8, 1945

1st test of the Manhattan Project

July 16, 1945

US drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6, 1945

Also on August 9, 1945

Japan surrenders

september 2, 1945