Period 4

Events/Wars

Dreyfus Affair

1859 - 1935

Dual Alliance formed

1879

Reinsurance Treaty

1887

Entente Cordiale

1904

1st Battle of Marne

1914

Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

1914

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Zimmerman Telegraph

1917

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

1918

Red Terror

1918 - 1920

Weimar Republic

1918 - 1933

Versailles Treaty

1919

Nazi Party formed

1920

League of Nations

1920

Introduction of the Dawes Plan

1924

Locarno Agreement

1925

Holocaust

1933 - 1945

Hitler named Chancellor

1933

Spanish Civil War

1936 - 1939

Munich Pact

1938

Battle of Britain

1940

Atlantic Charter

1941

D-Day Invasion

1944

Yalta Conference

1945

UN Formed

1945

Nuremburg Trials

1945 - 1946

Fourth French Republic

1946 - 1958

Truman Doctrine

1947

Introduction of the Marshall Plan

1947

National Health Service/Welfare State

1948

Org. for European Economic Cooperation

1948

Israel Created

1948

Nato Formed

1949

Warsaw Pact Formed

1955

Treaty of Rome

1957

Berlin Wall

1961 - 1989

Limited Test Ban Treaty

1963

Brezhnev Doctrine

1968

Prague Spring

1968

German Reunification

1990

EU Formed

1993

Dayton Accords

1995

People

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

George Clemenceau

1841 - 1929

Paul von Hindenburg

1847 - 1934

Woodrow Wilson

1856 - 1924

David Lloyd George

1863 - 1945

Tsar Nicholas II

1868 - 1918

Neville Chamberlain

1869 - 1940

Rasputin

1869 - 1916

Lenin

1870 - 1924

Churchill

1874 - 1965

Stalin

1878 - 1953

Gustar Stressemen

1878 - 1929

Leon Trotsky

1879 - 1940

FDR

1882 - 1945

John Maynard Keynes

1883 - 1946

Mussolini

1883 - 1945

Hitler

1889 - 1945

Ho Chi Minh

1890 - 1969

Charles de Gaulle

1890 - 1970

Erwin Rommel

1891 - 1944

G. Francisco Franco

1892 - 1975

Walter Ulbricht

1893 - 1973

Khrushchev

1894 - 1971

George Kennan

1904 - 2005

Abdul Nasser

1918 - 1970

Margaret Thatcher

1925 - 2013

Gorbachev

1931

Boris Yeltsin

1931 - 2007

Tony Blair

1953

Movements

World War 1

1914 - 1918

Russian Revolution

1917

Jazz Age

1918 - 1920

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

World War II

1939 - 1945

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Arts

Modern Art/Post Modern

1860 - 1970