Unit 8 Timeline 1904-1940

Events

Russo-Japanese War Begins

1904

Bloody Sunday

January 22, 1905

Russia participates in WW1

1914

March Revolution

March 1917

Lenin returns and leads Bolsheviks

April 1917

Russian Civil War

1918

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

March 1918

Paris Peace Conference

1919

Creation of the Weimar Republic

February 1919

Mussolini founds Fascist Party

March 1919

End of Russian Civil War/ Lenin comes to Power

1920

Hitler writes Mein Kampf in prison

July 18, 1925

Stalin takes over Communist Party

1928

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Hitler becomes chancellor

1933

The Nazis Passed laws depriving Jews of most of their rights

1933

Great Purge

1934

Spanish Civil War

1936

Guernica

1937

Kristallnacht

November 9, 1938