WWI & the Great Depression

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Great Powers of WW1 established

1914 - 1918

Franz Ferdinand's Assassination

06/28/1914 - 6/29/1914

America Enters War

1917 - 1918

Zimmerman Telegram and Germans threatening American shipping.

Bolsheviks bring Russia out of war

1917 - 1918

Spurred by Russian Revolution

Defeat of Germany

1918 - 1919

Economic catastrophe

Paris Peace Conference

1919 - 1920

War officially ends with Treaty of Versailles

1919 - 1920

The Roaring Twenties

1920 - 1930

Hitler plots vengeance for economic destruction of Germany

1922 - 1923

The Great Depression

1929 - 1930

US and Germany reach 30% employment

1932 - 1933

The New Deal

1933 - 1934