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Franz Ferdinand and wife are gunned down by a terrorist.

1914

World War I begins

1914

Germany finds way to challenge British Blockade: submarine attacks

1915

A U-Boat sunk Lusitania without warning

1915

Germany declares waters around Britain a war zone

1915

German and British navies fought major battle with their battleships

1916

Woodrow Wilson ran for reelection against Charles Evans Hughes

1916

Selective Service Act was passed

1917

United States was going to war

1917

German U-Boats sank more then 1,000 ships carrying supplies to Allied ports

1917

Britain got ahold of a note sent by Arthur Zimmerman: Zimmerman Note

1917

Black soldiers trained at different place then white soldiers

1917

Congress passed the War Revenue Act

1917

Espionage Act passed by congress

1917

Fourteen points was made

1918

Germany agreed to an armistice ( a truce)

1918

Sedition Act passed by congress

1918

The war was over

1918

Treaty of Versailles was signed

1919

Schenck vs. United States

1919

United States signed peace treaty with Germany

1921