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Assassination of Archduke Francis

1914

World War I begins in Europe because of the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife.

Germans sink the Lusitania submarine.

1915

Nearly 1,200 people, including 128 American citizens, die when the German submarine sinks the Lusitania.
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President Wilson

1916

Avoiding War World I helps president get reelected.

The United States enters the War

1917

President Wilson goes before congress and asks for a declaration of war.

War World I ends

November 11,1918

An Armistice ends the war.
The plan was made by President Wilson
Germany agreed to the peace plan
They had to make sacrifices to be able to agree to the plan.
Germany abdicated.

The Senate rejected the Treaty of Versailles

1919

Congress passed the first Neutrality Act.

1935

This law is intended to keep the United States out of foreign conflicts.

World War ll begins as Germany invades Poland.

1939

Although the United States remained neutral , President Roosevelt seeks to aid the Allies, such as Britain and France.

Attack on Pearl Harbor

1941

Japanese plans drop bombs on
Peal Harbor in Hawaii. The United States enters
World War ll the next day.

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May 31, 1999