things from Ancient Egypt
Nubians: south of Egypt
Seljuk Turks defeat Byzantine Empire
(in Baghdad Iraq)
naval defeat of Ottomans
French and Indian
General Porfirio Díaz ruled Mexico and improved Mexico only economically.
forced abdication of Russian throne and ended 300 years of Romanov Rule
Panama declared independence and gave US the right to build the canal and the Canal Zone
Attacks Port Arthur, a Russian port in southern Manchuria and Korea initiated Russo-Japanese War in which Japan won.
Took place when Russian Czar's guards open fired unarmed protestors which ended with the Czar creating Duma, Russia's first parliament.
Mexican nationalists gained support from peasants and the middle class, and they overthrew Díaz
Despite the Qing's enacting of reforms to maintain political control, the signing of many unequal treaties and internal rebellions left the ruling family weak and revolution broke out
Last Qing ruler was abdicated and Chinese nationalists called for a new government
Western-educated reformer, led a revolutionary movement based on Three Principles of the People and declared a Chinese republic.
Unstable and rival groups competed for control of country.
Armenians were killed by Ottoman Turks
Britain used tanks to advance against German Trenches in WWI
Many Indians violated meetings of Indian National Congress, so British troops opened fire and killed hundreds and Indians therefore demanded Independence
October 1917, October Revolution, gained control of Petrograd Soviet and overthrew provisional government led by Vladimir Lenin
Held between Allies and Central Powers where 5 treaties were negotiated after WWI (including Treaty of Versailles)
established to protect rights and freedoms of children, women, and refugees
Climate change attributed to increased levels of CO2 to atmosphere from use of fossil fuels