period 1

Events

earliest agricultural revolutions

12,000 BCE - 10,000 BCE

period 6

ghandi returns to india

1914

world war 1

1914 - 1918

russian revolution

1917

bolshevik revolution; US enters world war 1

1917

Treaty of Versailles ending world war 1

1919

league of nations

1919 - 1946

chinese communist party

1921

mussolini comes to power in Italy- Fascism

1922

great depression

1929 - 1939

stalin in soviet union

1929 - 1953

hitler assumes power in germany

1933

japan invades china, beginning world war 2 in Asia

1937 - 1938

germany invades poland, world war 2 in europe

1939

world war 2

1939 - 1945

holocaust

1939 - 1945

united nations

1945

apartheid in south africa

1948 - 1994

communist victory in china

1949

cuban revolution

1959

cuban revolution

1959

military coups in Africa&Latin America

1960 - 1970

cuban missile crisis

1962

World trade organization created

1995

9/11

2001

osama bin laden killed

2011