Italian History

Events

Rapid industrialisation in the North

1900 - 1914

Rapid changing of PM (Giolitti constant figure)

1903 - 1914

Italy defeats Turkey and gains Libya

1911

Sufferage extended from 3 million to 8.5 million

1912

Mussolini emerges as major leader of radical Socialist

1912

Red week

June 1914

Mussolini expelled from Socialist Party for supporting war

November 1914

Italy joins allies

May 1915

Two years of social unrest

1919 - 1920

Mussolini founds Fascist movement

March 1919

Seizing of Fiume

September 1919