6th Period:Winegar

Europe and Africa

Hitler is appointed chancellor of germany by president Von Hindenburgh

January 30 1933

Hitler abolishes the presidency, declares himself leader, pres. Hindenburg dies

August 2 1934

Nazi party institutes the Nuremberg Laws

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

Kristallnacht occurs

November 9 1938 - November 10 1938

Britain and France declare war on Germany

March 31 1939

Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact is signed

August 23 1939

Germany invades Poland

September 1 1939

Germany invades Denmark

April 9 1940

Germany invades Norway

April 9 1940

Germany forces trap French and British troops, force them to retreat to Dunkirk

May 10 1940

Winston Churchill becomes the prime minister of Great Britain

May 10 1940

Italy declares war on Britain and France

June 10 1940

Hitler takes over France and divides it into zones

June 22 1940

Hitler begins bombing Britain nightly (battle of Britain Begins)

September 3 1940

Germany invades Belgium

October 5 1940

Allied troops land in North Africa

February 12 1941

Germans attack the Soviet Union at Stalingrad

August 23 1942

The last troops of the Afrika Korps surrender to the Allies

May 13 1943

Benito Mussolini is stripped of his power and arrested

July 23 1943

Italy surrender to the Allies

September 8 1943

D-Day takes place

June 6 1944

Allies liberate Paris after four years of Germany occupation

August 25 1944

Battle of the Bulge occurs

December 16 1944 - January 25 1945

Yalta conferece takes place

February 4 1945 - February 11 1945

Russian army storms Berlin

April 16 1945 - May 2 1945

V-E day

May 8 1945

Asia

Japanese successfully invade Manchuria

September 19 1931

Battle of the Atlantic occurs

September 3 1939 - May 8 1945

US surrenders Bataan in the Philippines

April 10 1942

Tokyo is bombed in the Doolittle Raid

April 18 1942

Battle of the Coral sea takes place

May 4 1942 - May 8 1942

Allies defeat Japan in the Battle of the Midway

June 7 1942

Allied troops storm Guadalcanal

August 7 1942 - February 9 1943

US drops atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6 1945

Japan surrenders

August 15 1945

America

FDR begins his presidency of the US

March 4 1933

Roosevelt crates the OSRD to have scientists develop new weapons

June 28 1940

FDR Signs the Lend-Lease Act

March 11 1941

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

December 7 1941

FDR and Winston Churchill negotiate the atlantic charter

January 1 1942

Franklin Roosevelt dies

April 12 1945

1st test of the Manhattan Project

July 16 1945