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World War 1

1914 - 1918

Russian Revolution

1917

League of Nations

1919 - 1946

Treat of Versailles, ending World War 1

1919

Founding of the Chinese Communist Party

1921

Muslim Brotherhood established in Egypt

1928

Stock Market crashes and begins Great Depression

1929

Hitler's rise to power in Germany

1933

Bombing of Hiroshima/Nagasaki

1933

Mao rose to position of leadership in China

1934 - 1935

Rape of Nanjing

1937 - 1938

Independence of India/Pakistan

1947

Gandhi is assassinated by Hindu extremist

1948

Soviet forces invade Hungary

1956 - 1957

European Economin Community is established

1957

Cuban Revolution

1959

OPEC established

1960

Sharpville Massacre

1960

Student protests in France

1968

Soviet invade Czechoslovakia

1968

Student Protest in France

1968

Greenpeace established

1970

Mao dies

1976

Attacks on World Trade Center

2001