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

Mussolini emerges as major leader of radical Socialist

1912

Sufferage extended from 3 million to 8.5 million

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