Tony Jannus carried out United States' first ever scheduled commercial airline flight on January 1, 1914.
This benefited globalization because it made it easier for people to travel internationally.
WORLD WAR I
1914 - 1918
The first world war was started, along with other reasons, by aggression from the Soviet union. Alliances dragged almost every country into the conflict, and was ended by many nations coming together and the signing of the Treaty of Versailles.
LEAGUE OF NATIONS CREATED
JANUARY 3, 1920
The league of nations was organized following World War One. It is an international diplomatic group designed to solve world issues and avoid possible wars.
INVENTION OF THE TELEVISION
Approx. September 7 1937
The world's first electronic television was created by a 21 year old inventor named Philo Taylor Farnsworth in San Francisco, California.This lead to the increase of global communication and the spread of cultural ideas as well as news.
WORLD WAR II
1939 - 1945
World War 2 was fought between the Axis Powers (Germany, Italy, Japan) and the Allied Powers (Britain, United States, Soviet Union, France). Nearly 70 million people died during the war, making it the worlds most fatal war to date.
UNITED NATIONS FOUNDED
October 24, 1945
Representatives of 50 countries met in San Francisco at the United Nations Conference on International Organization to draw up the United Nations Charter.
INVENTION OF NATO
April 4, 1949
NATO is an abbreviation for The North Atlantic Treaty Organization. NATO is an international alliance that consists of 29 member states from North America and Europe. It was created to provide collective security against the Soviet Union.
INVENTION OF INTERNET
January 1, 1983
A group of inventors and researchers from ARPNET put together a "network of networks" that evolved into the modern internet. This was an accessible way for people to learn and share information. It is still in use today and is constantly improving.