Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori was an Italian physician and educator, a noted humanitarian and devout Catholic best known for the philosophy of education which bears her name.

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Maria Montessori (August 31, 1870 – May 6, 1952)

August 31, 1870 - May 6, 1952

Casa dei Bambini Opens

January 6, 1907

The name Casa dei Bambini, or Children's House, was suggested to Montessori, and the first Casa opened on January 6, 1907, enrolling 50 or 60 children between the ages of two or three and six or seven.

Growth of Training and Schools

1919 - 1936

Peace Conferences

1932 - 1939

Peace and Education

1949

The Absorbent Mind

1949

War

World War I

July 28 1914 - November 11 1918

Russian Civil War

11/1917 - 10/1922

November 1917 – October 1922
Creation of the Soviet Union in 1922
• Victory for the Red Army in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, South Caucasus, Central Asia, Tuva, and Mongolia
• Victory for pro-independence movements in Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland
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Spanish Civil War

17 July 1936 - 1 April 1939

World War II

1939 - 1945

Russian History

Catherine II (the Great)

7/9/1762 - 11/17/1796

9 July 1762 – 17 November 1796
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Paul I

11/17/1796 - 3/23/1801

17 November 1796 – 23 March 1801

Alexander I

3/24/1801 - 12/1/1825

24 March 1801 – 1 December 1825
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Nicholas I

12/1/1825 - 3/2/1855

1 December 1825 – 2 March 1855
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Alexander II

3/2/1855 - 3/13/1881

2 March 1855 – 13 March 1881
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Alexander III

3/13/1881 - 11/1/1894

13 March 1881 – 1 November 1894
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Nicholas II

11/1/1894 - 3/14/1917

1 November [O.S. 20 October] 1894 – 15 March 1917

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Bolshevik Organization

1905 - 1917

Revolution of 1905

1/22/1905 - 6/16/1907

22 January 1905 – 16 June 1907
• Led to the establishment of limited constitutional monarchy, the State Duma of the Russian Empire, the multi-party system, and the Russian Constitution of 1906.
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February 1917 Revolution

1917

In February 1917 popular demonstrations in Russia provoked by the hardship of war forced Tsar Nicholas II to abdicate. The monarchy was replaced by an uneasy political relationship
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Georgy Lvov

3/15/1917 - 7/21/1917

15 March 1917 – 21 July 1917
First post-imperial Prime Minister of Russia
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Great October Socialist Revolution

11/7/1917 - 11/8/1917

7–8 November 1917
• Commonly referred to as Red October, the October Uprising or the Bolshevik Revolution

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Lenin

12/30/1922 - 1/21/1924

30 December 1922 – 21 January 1924
Premier of the Soviet Union
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Rykov

1924 - 1930

Molotov

1930 - 1941

Molotov oversaw Stalin's collectivisation of agriculture, the implementation of the First Five-Year Plan, industrialisation of the USSR and the Great Purge of 1937–38. Despite the great human cost, the Soviet Union under Molotov's nominal premiership made great strides in the adoption and widespread implementation of agrarian and industrial technology.
wiki Vyacheslav Molotov

Stalin

6 May 1941 - March 5, 1953

Other Revolutionaries

Karl Marx (May 5, 1818 - March 14, 1883)

5/5/1818 - 3/14/1883

Born: May 5, 1818, Trier
Died: March 14, 1883, London

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

April 22, 1870 - January 21, 1924

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist who served as the Premier of the Soviet Union from 1922 to 1924.

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin

December 18, 1878 - March 5, 1953

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was the Premier of the Soviet Union from 6 May 1941 until his death in 5 March 1953.

US History

Hoover

1929 - 1932

Black Tuesday

October 29, 1929

Great Depression

10/29/1929 - 1940

The depression originated in the U.S., after the fall in stock prices that began around September 4, 1929, and became worldwide news with the stock market crash of October 29, 1929 (known as Black Tuesday)
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Roosevelt

1933 - 1945