-about one million soldiers are killed and wounded in the battle of Verdun
-leads to world war 1
-united states remains neutral
-world war begins in europe
-his wife was killed too
-nearly 1,200 people including 128 americans citizens die
-the Russian revolution begins
President Wilson went to Congress to ask for a declaration of war.
-an armistice ends war in november 11
prohibits the making or selling of alcoholic beverages.
limits immigration to the United States
except Yugoslavia. those became nations for the Soviet Union
this ended the Vietnam war