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European nationalism

1870

European nationalists demanded freedom and self-government . they believed that people with the common language and culture should throw off foreign rule and form their own countries

World War I

1914 - 1918

The war begins in Europe

The assassination of Archduke Francis

1914 - 1919

Archduke Francis and his wife got killed .

Signs of Peace

1914 - 1921

The United States sings a peace treaty with Germany

Sinking Of The Lusitania

1915

About 1,200 people including 128 American Citizens , die when a German submarine sinks .
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Gemany ignored wilsons warning

1915

German submarine torpedoed the Lusitania a British passenger ship , off the coast of Ireland . About 1 , 200 people died , including 128 Americans .

Battle Of Verdun

1916

About one million soldiers were wounded and killed in the Battle of Verdun
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Reelection

1916

president Wilson won reelection because he avoid the war

Armistice War

1917 - 1918

An armistice ends the war on November 11

The influenza

1918

The senate rejects

1919

Stocks

1929

The stock market crash in October marks the beginning of the Great Depression

Depression Spreds

1929

The Depression spreads to Europe and then throughout the world .

Bonus Army

1932

Jobless Bonus Army marchers protest for two months outside the
Capitol building in Washington D.C

A New Deal

1933

Promising "a new deal for the American people , Franklin D. Roosevelt becomes President

Rooselvelt

1939

Roosevelt easily wins reelection as President .

Cold War Era

The Cold War began and it took about 40 years to be over

Cold War Era

1945 - 1991

The Cold War began and it took about 40 years to be over

The United Nations

October 1945

51 nations tatified the UN charter in October 1945 .

British Statesman

1946

The British statesman Winston Churchill had warned against Soviet expansion into eastern Europe.

Philippines

1946

The Philippians gains its independence from the United States .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

Important Telegram

February 1946

An Important Telgram arrived at the state department in Washington , D.C .

The Marshall Plan

June 1947

George Marshall proposed an ambitions plan to help Europe rebuilding .

The Marshall Plan

June 1947

George Marshall proposed an ambitions plan to help Europe rebuilding .

Cold War Era

1948

The United States planes break a Soviet blockade by bringing food , fuel , and supplies to the people in Berlin .

Communist Controler

1948

Communists controlled the government the government of every became satellite nations of the Soviet Union

Crisis Over berlin

1948

A Crisis developed in Berlin Germany's largest country .

Crisis Over Berlin

1948

The United States , Britain , and France wanted to reunite their zones.

Crisis Over berlin

1948

A Crisis developed in Berlin Germany's largest country .

Crisis Over berlin

1948

A Crisis developed in Berlin Germany's largest country .

Communist Controler

1948

Communists controlled the government the government of every became satellite nations of the Soviet Union

Crisis Over berlin

1948

A Crisis developed in Berlin Germany's largest country .

Communist Controler

1948

Communists controlled the government the government of every became satellite nations of the Soviet Union

Cold War Era

1948

The United States planes break a Soviet blockade by bringing food , fuel , and supplies to the people in Berlin .

Communist Controler

1948

Communists controlled the government the government of every became satellite nations of the Soviet Union

Cold War Alliances

1949

Cold War Alliances joined with many Western
European countries

korean War

1950

The Korean War begins

Divided

1950

Both Germany and Berlin were divided in this time .

Soviet Union

1955

Soviet Union built it's own military alliance , the War Pact . They dominated its warsaw Pact neighbors and forced them to follow there policies .

Fidel Castro

1959

Fidel Castro comes to power in Cuba

East Germany

1961

The East German government build a huge concrete wall topped with Wires .

Friendship 7

1962

with astronaut John Glenn aboard , blasts off for orbit around earth .

Vietnam

1968

More than a half million American troops are fighting in Vietnam .

Last Combat Troops

1974

The United States removes the last of its combat troops from South Vietnam.

Control Over South Vietnam

1975

Communists with control over all of South Vietnam , ending the Vietnam War.

The Berlin Wall

1989

the Berlin wall is torn down by the people of Berlin .

Statues of former communist

1991

Statues of former communist leaders are toppled as communism falls and the Soviet Union breaks up .