1914-presents

Middle East

Balfour Declaration

1917

Britain agreed in principle to the creation of a Jewish homeland in Palestine. Caused conflict between Jews and Arabs in Israel

East and South Asia

Qing Ends

1911

Ghandi leads Indian National Congress

1921

Nagasaki and Hiroshima

1945

Partition of India

1947

Mao Zedong

1949 - 1976

Cultural Revolution

1966 - 1976

Deng

1982 - 1987

Tianamen Square

1989

Europe

League of Nations

1856 - 1924

Mexican Revolution

1910 - 1917

WWI

1914 - 1918

Armenian Genocide

1915

Turnip Winter

1916 - 1917

Russian Revolution

1917

Treaty of Versaille

1919

Paris Peace Conference

1919 - 1920

Soviet Union

1922 - 1990

Great Depression

1929 - 1940

Hitler is appointed chancellor

1933

WWII

1939 - 1945

Halocaust starts

1941 - 1945

Michail Gorbachev rises to power

1985

reunification of Germany

1989

America

The US Joins WWI

1917

Women's Right to Vote

1920

Smoot-Hawley Tariff act

1930

Pearl Harbor

1941

IMF founded

1944

Cold War

1945 - 1991

Freedom Granted to the Phillipines

1946

NATO was established

1949

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Cuban Revolution

1953 - 1959

Discovery of DNA

1953

WTO founded

1955

Vietnam War

1960 - 1975

Cuban Missle Crisis

1962

Man on the Moon

1969

Dirty War

1976 - 1983

9/11

2011

Africa

African Independence

1950 - 1960

South African Apartheid Ends

1991

Rwanda Genocide

1994