U.S History

History

Assasination

1914

Leads to the world war I

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Nearly 1,2OO people, including 128 American citizens die when a German submarine sinks the lusitania.

Soldiers are Killed

1916

Avoiding war helps President Wilson win relection.An estimated one million soldiers are killed and wounded in the Battle of Verdun.

World War I Begins.

1917

The United States enters teh war. The russian Revolution begins.

Armistice

1918

An influenza epidemic kills millions worldwide.

Senate

1919

The Senate rejects the Treaty of Versailles.

Signs a peace

1921

The United States signs in peace treaty with germany.