Expansion into Siberia.
During this decade, Chinese trade blossomed as they became a major consumer of Silver, willing to sell products at a reduced price for the metal.
Beginning of Catholic Counter Reformation
With the backing of political figure Muhammad Ibn Saud, the movement was able to grow exponentially in power.
Published "On the Revolution of the Heavenly Spheres", proposing the earth rotates around the sun.
Father of the Scientific Method.
Over these years, most of S. America threw off its European ties, resulting in the creation of many new independent states.
Although brutally suppressed, it still forced the tsar to make substantial reforms withing the government and economics.
Led to the Bolsheviks taking power under the leadership of Lenin.
Led by nationalist and spiritual leader Mahatma Gandhi
An association of "Natural Philosophers", concerned with promoting "useful knowledge".
This allowed scientists of any faith to come and contribute.
Due to the creation of a "middle class" by the Industrial Revolution, this bill broadened the right to vote to many men withing this new class.
Outlawing any new slavery in the Northwest Territories
Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution passed.
"A Serbian killed an Austrian Bosnia"
End date is date of Armistice
Suggested by Woodrow Wilson, America actually refuses to join when established.
Later Major Players were:
Major increase on public spending (dams, highways, bridges, parks, etc.)
Utilized modified Schlieffen Plan
Occurred at the Western Allied Headquarters in Rheims, France at 2:41 a.m. In accordance with orders from Reich President Karl Dönitz, General Alfred Jodl signs for Germany.
Emperor Hirohito issues a radio broadcast announcing Japan's surrender.
Leader of the Peaceful Rebellion in India
The Bolsheviks, headed by Lenin, take power.
After years of struggle, the Chinese Communist Party led by Mao Zedong emerges victorious as the rulers of China.
The ideas of "Jihad" as it is known today emerged; Many government radicalized their policies; Islamic people began to flood the professional world in an attempt to better their lives.
Most Significant Terror Attacks on US soil, orchestrated by bin Laden & al-Qaeda.
Includes Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, and myriad other conflicts throughout the Middle East.