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1

1760s

Industrial Revolution

2

1756 - 1763

7 year war- French and Indian war

3

1776

American Revolution / Smith writes Wealth Of Nations

4

1789

French Revolution

5

1804

Haitian Revolution

6

1815

Congress Of Vienna

7

1820s

Independence in Latin America

8

1839

1st Opium War in China

9

1848

Marx and Engles write Communist Manifesto

10

1853

Commodore Perry opens Japan

11

1857

Sepoy Mutiny

12

1861

End of Russian serfdom/Italian unification

13

1863

Emancipation Proclamation

14

1871

German Unification

15

1885

Berlin Conference

16

1898

Spanish American War

17

1899

Boer War - British control of South Africa

18

1905

Russo-Japanese War

19

1910-1920

Mexican Revolution

20

1911

Chinese Revolution

21

1914

Start of WW1

22

1917

Russian Revolution

23

1919

Treaty of Versailles m/ end of WW1

24

1929

Stock Market Crash

25

1931

Japanese invasion Of Manchuria

26

1935

Italian invasion of Ethiopia

27

1939

German blitzkrieg Of Poland

28

1941

Pearl Harbor/ US enters WW2

29

1945

End of WW2

30

1947

Independence of India

31

1948

Founding of Israel

32

1949

Chinese Communist Revolution

33

1950-1953

Korean War

34

1954

Vietnamese defeat French

35

1956

Nationalization Of Suez Canal

36

1959

Cuban Revolution

37

1962

Cuban missile crisis

38

1967

6 day war/Chinese cultural revolution

39

1979

Iranian Revolution

40

1989

Tiananmen Square massacre/ fall of Berlin Wall

41

1991

Fall of USSR

42

1994

Rwandan Genocide

43

2001

9/11 attacks