Contemporary Era Timeline

Unit 6

Events

Boer War

1899 - 1902

Mexican Revolution

1910 - 1920

Chinese Nationalist Revolution (Xinhai)

1912

World War I

1914 - 1918

October Revolution (Russia)

1917

Mussolini/ Fascist Takeover of Italy

1922

Stalin's First Five Year Plan

1928 - 1932

New York Stock Market Crash

1929

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Smoot-Hawley Tariff

1930

Genocidal Famine in the USSR (Holodomor)

1932 - 1933

FDR President Terms

1933 - 1945

Hitler/Nazi Takeover of Germany

1933

Spanish Civil War

1936 - 1939

Japanese Invasion of China

1937 - 1945

Manchuria (1931)

WW2 in Europe

1939 - 1945

Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

1945

Indian and Pakistan Independence

1947

Israel Independence

1948