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Opening of Suez Canal

1869

Otto Van Bismark as Chancellor of Germany

1871 - 1890

Charles Darwin, The Descent of Man

1871

Unification of German States under Emperor William I

1871

Claude Monet, Impression: Sunrise

1874

Reign of Tsar Alexander III in Russia

1881 - 1894

Assassination of Alexander II

1881

Emergence of Mass Newspapers

1882

Bell's Invention of the Telephone

1882

Social Welfare Legislation in Germany

1883 - 1889

First Birth Control Clinic

1883

Congress of Berlin

1884 - 1885

Reform Act of Great Britian

1884

Friedrich Nietzche, Thus Spake Zarathustra

1885

Reign of Emperor William II in Germany

1888 - 1918

Vincent Van Gogh, The Starry Night

1889

Reign of Tsar Nicholas II in Russia

1894 - 1917

Dreyfus Affair in France

1895 - 1899

Theodor Herzl, The Jewish State

1896

"Open-Door" Policy in China

1899

Sigmund Freud, The Interpretation of Dreams

1900

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Revolution in Russia

1905

First Moroccan Crisis

1905 - 1906

National Insurance Act in Great Britian

1911

Universal Male Suffrage in Italy

1912

First Balkan War

1912

Social Democratic Party Becomes Largest Party in Germany

1912

Second Balkan War

1913

World War I

1914 - 1919

Treaty of Versailles

1919