World War I and the Great Depression (1875-1933)

World War I

Signing of Triple Alliance

20 May 1882

Signing Triple Entente

31 Aug 1907

Crisis in the Balkins

1908 - 1913

Austria-Hungary Annexes Bosnia

October 6, 1908

Assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand

June 28 1914

Austria issues Ultimatum

July 23, 1914

Russia Mobilises

28 July 1914 - 29 July 1914

Austria declares war on Serbia

July 28, 1914

Germany declares war on Russia

August 1, 1914

Germany invades Belgium

August 3, 1914

Germany declares war on France

August 3, 1914

Britain declares war on Germany

August 4, 1914

First Battle of the Marne

6 Sep 1914 - 10 Sep 1914

Sinking of the Lusitania

May 7, 1915

Bolsheviks overthrow Government

Nov 6 1917 - Nov 7 1917

Treaty of Brest-Litvsk

March 3 1918

US joins the Allies

April 6 1918

Armistice Signed

November 11, 1918

Paris Peace Conference

January 1919 - 28 June 1919

Dawes Plan

1 Aug 1924 - 30 Aug 1924

Stock Market Crash

Oct 29, 1929