AP World History- Period 6 (1900 - present)

Events

First airplane

1903

Spanish Influenza starts

1918

Holocaust

1933 - 1945

Hiroshima

1945

Nagasaki

1945

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Anti-nuclear movements

1970 - 1980

Youth movements

9/11

September 11, 2001

Wars/Rebellions/Revolutions

Chinese Revolution

1902 - 1912

World War I

1914 - 1918

War happened because of several different events that took place in the years building up to 1914. Firstly, there was the role of empire. Great Britain, Germany, Austria-Hungary and Russia all had empires

World War II

1939 - 1945

Organization

League of Nations

1919 - 1946

United Nations

1945 - Present