Woodrow wilsons's presidency

1913 - 1921

the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife


Germans began a submarine campaign in order to blockade the allies

1914 - 1918

The underlying reasons Were known as M.A.I.N

1914 - November 11, 1918

M.A.I.N Stood for Militarism, alliances,Imperialism, And Nationalism

During the war there were many countries involved

1914 - 1917

The central powers were Germany, Austria-Hungary,
The allied powers were France, Russia, United kingdom

There were many underlying reasons for the war


The Germans also sunk a passenger ship known as the lusitania


The United states Joins the war effort in Europe.

1917 - 1918

An armistice ends the the war on November 11, 1918


The war ends with a win for the allied forces

The senate rejects a the treaty of versailles in 1919


It was a treaty that would severely hurt Germany

Fads begin in the Us


The stocks were doing extremely well and became a bull market

1920 - 1930

Carrie Chapman catt Begins the league of women voters


In the soviet union V.I. Lenin created the worlds first communist state


The stock market became highly used


This was the first time buying on credit was alloed


Jazz music Gains popularity


Automobiles allowed for the creation of suburbs


Prohibition begins In the United states


This was not a favorable law as many tried to repeal it and eventually succeeded

the Roaring twenties begin

1920 - 1930

This era marked a time of cultural revolution in the united states

The United states and 61 other nation signed the kellog-Brigand pact


Republican president Warren G Harding in Inagurated


The united states signs a peace treaty with Germany in 1921


The Equal rights amendment was proposed


The amendment passed but was never ratified

The great depression begins


this was an era following the roaring twenties that was marked by economic slump and widespread poverty

The law Of prohibition was overturned in 1933


Millions served in the war

1939 - 1945

It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million people serving in military units from over 30 different countries.

The war began with Japan and Germany

1939 - 1945

The Empire of Japan aimed to dominate East Asia and was already at war with the Republic of China in 1937,[2] but the world war is generally said to have begun on 1 September 1939 with the invasion of Poland by Germany and subsequently declarations of war on Germany by France and Britain. Italy also later joined The axis side of Germany.

World war 2 begins

1939 - 1945

Japan joins the European Axis

December 1941 - august 15 1945

In December 1941, Japan joined the Axis, attacked the United States and European territories in the Pacific Ocean, and quickly conquered much of the Western Pacific.

Pearl Harbor

December 7 1941 - 1945

The a Unites states of america officially enter the war after the Japanese surprise attack

The UN


The United Nations (UN) was established to foster international cooperation and prevent future conflicts. The great powers that were the victors of the war—the United States, the Soviet Union, China, the United Kingdom, and France—became the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.

The End of the war in Europe

May 8 1945

The war in Europe ended with the capture of Berlin by Soviet and Polish troops and the subsequent German unconditional surrender on 8 May 1945.

The Final warning

July 26 1945

Following the Potsdam Declaration by the Allies on 26 July 1945, the United States dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima on 6 August, and Nagasaki on 9 August.

The war in the pacific ends

August 15 1945

With an invasion of the Japanese archipelago imminent, and the Soviet Union having declared war on Japan by invading Manchuria, Japan surrendered on 15 August 1945, ending the war in Asia and cementing the total victory of the Allies over the Axis.

The Cold War

1947 - 1991

a sustained state of political and military tension between powers in the Western Bloc, dominated by the United States with NATO among its allies, and powers in the Eastern Bloc, dominated by the Soviet Union along with the Warsaw Pact.