World Events 1

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Mussolini named Prime Minister of Italy

1922

October 1922

Japan Invades Manchuria

1931

September 19, 1931

Hitler Becomes Chancellor of Germany

1933

January 30, 1933

Italy invades Ethiopia

1935

October 1935

Germany Reoccupies the Rhineland

1936

January 1936

Franco deafeats the Loyalists

1936

July 17, 1936

Munich Conference

1938

September 28--29, 1938

Germany Annexes Austria

1938

March 12, 1938

Kristallnacht

1938

November 9--10, 1938

Battle of the Atlantic

1939

September 3, 1939

Germany invades Poland

1939

September 1, 1939

Germany Occupies Czechoslovakia

1939

March 15, 1939

Japan occupies French Indochina

1940

September 1940

Japan Attacks Pearl Harbor

1941

December 7, 1941

Congress passes Lend-Lease Act

1941

March 11, 1941

Germany invades the Soviet Union

1941

June 22, 1941

Bataan Death March

1942

April 12, 1942

Battle of Stalingrad

1942

July 17, 1942

Battle of Java Sea

1942

Febuary 27, 1942

El Alamein

1942

October 23, 1942

Battle of the Coral Sea

1942

May 4--8, 1942

Guadalcanal

1942

August 1942

Battle of Midway

1942

June 4--7, 1942

Cairo Conference

1943

November 22--26, 1943