Imperialism in World History from 1800-1930

Events

Ending of the Industrial Revolution

1800 - 1840

Opium Wars

1839 - 1860

Tanzimat Reforms

1839 - 1876

Treaty of Nanjing

1842

Taiping Rebellion

1851 - 1865

Commodore Perry opens Japan

1853

Governor-General Dalhousie annexes Awadh

1856

Sepoy Rebellion

1857 - 1858

India becomes part of British Empire

1858

Meiji Restoration

1868

International African Association

1876

Queen Victoria becomes Empress of India

1877

Berlin Conference

1884

India National Congress established

1885

Force Publique Established

1885

Cape to Cairo Railway Construction

1887 - 1922

Young Turks founded

1889

Sino-Japanese War

1894 - 1895

White Man's Burden- Kipling

1899

Boxer Rebellion

1899 - 1901

Boer War

1899 - 1902

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Sun Yat-sen and the Manifesto of the Chinese United League

1905

Sultan Abdul Hamid II removed

1908

Russia and Britain invade Iran

1912

World War I

1914 - 1918

Armenian Genocide

1915 - 1925

Sykes-Picot Treaty

1916

Balfour Declaration

1917

Koumintang Established

1919

Treaty of Sevres

1919

Treaty of Lausanne

1923