Between the wars timeline


World War 1

July 28th 1914 - November 11th 1918

World War I, also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

The Battle of the Somme

July 1st 1916 - November 18th 1916

The Battle of the Somme, also known as the Somme Offensive, was a battle of the First World War fought by the armies of the British and French empires against the German Empire.

Treaty of Versailles

28th June 1919 - 21 Jan 1920

The treaty of Versailles was effective on 10th January 1920. the location of the treaty of versailles was in Paris France. it ended world war 1.

The Weimar Republic

August 11th 1919 - March 29th 1933

In 1919, a national assembly convened in Weimar, where a new constitution for the German Reich was written, then adopted on 11 August of that same year. Beginning of a new constitution post ww1

The roaring twenties


The Roaring Twenties was the period of Western society and Western culture that occurred during and around the 1920s

The Great Depression

29th October 1929 - 1939

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, originating in the United States.

The Holocaust

January 30th 1933 - May 8th 1945

The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered some six million European Jews.

Rise of Fascim

1939 - 1945

World War II (1939–1945) In Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany, both Mussolini and Hitler pursued territorial expansionist and interventionist foreign policy agendas from the 1930s through the 1940s culminating in World War II.

World war 2

1st September 1939 - 2 September 1945

World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although related conflicts began earlier

The Invasion of Poland

September 1st 1939 - October 6th 1939

The Invasion of Poland, known in Poland as the September Campaign or the 1939 Defensive War, and in Germany as the Poland Campaign or Fall Weiss, was a joint invasion of Poland by Germany.