World War 1

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Archduke Frenz Ferdinand Assinated

06/28/1914

Archduke Frenz Ferdinand and wife are assassinated by Serbian nationalists

Austria-Hungary and Serbia

07/28/1914

Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia

Germany and Russia

08/01/1914

Germany declares war on Russia

Germany and France

08/03/1914

Germany declares war on France

United Kingdom and Germany

08/04/1914

The United Kingdom declares war on Germany

Austria-Hungary and Russia

08/06/1914

Austria-Hungary declares war on Russia

Battle of Tannenberg

08/17/1914 - 09/22/1914

The Battle of Tannenberg begins on the 17th of August and ends on the 22nd of September

Japan and Germany

08/23/1914

Japan declares war on Germany

First Battle of Marne

09/05/1914 - 09/12/1914

The first battle of Marne begins on the 5th of September and ends on the 12th of September, 1914.

Battle of Ypres

10/19/1914 - 11/22/1914

The Battle of Ypres begins on the 19th of October, and lasts till the 22nd of November 1914.

Russia and Ottoman Empire

11/01/1914

Russia declares war on the Ottoman Empire

Unofficial Christmas Truce

12/24/1914 - 12/25/1914

An unofficial Christmas truce is declared for the 24th and 25th of December 1914.

Dardanelles Campaign

02/19/1915

The Dardanelles Campaign begins

Second Battle of Ypres

04/22/1915 - 05/25/1915

The second battle of Ypres begins on April 22nd and ends on May 25th 1915.

Battle of Gallipoli

04/25/1915

The battle of Gallipoli begins

Battle of Verdin

02/21/1916

The Battle of Verdin beings

Battle of Jutland

05/31/1916 - 06/1/1916

The battle of Jutland begins on May 31st and ends of June 1st, 1916.

Battle of Somme

07/01/1916

The battle of Somme begins

Italy and Germany

08/27/1916

Italy declares war on Germany

United States and Germany

04/06/1917

The United States declares war on Germany

Battle of Passchendaele

07/31/1917

The battle of Passchendaele begins

United States and Austria-Hungary

12/07/1917

The United States declares war on Austria-Hungary

Russia Signs

12/23/1917

Russia signs armistice with Germany

Russia Signs

03/03/1918

Russia signs Treaty of Bret Litovsk between Russia and the Central Powers

Second Battle of Marne

07/15/1918 - 08/05/1918

The second battle of Marne begins on July 15th and ends on August 8th, 1918

Ottoman Empire Signs

10/30/1918

The Ottoman Empire signs armistice of Mudros

Austria-Hungary Signs

11/03/1918

Austria-Hungary signs armistice with Italy

Germany signs

11/11/1918

Germany signs the armistice at Compine, France. The fighting stops on the 11th day, of the 11th month, on the 11th hour.

Treaty of Versailles

06/28/1919

The treaty of Versailles is signed and ratified officially ending World War 1.