-1900 Max Plank formulates quantem theory.
-1901 First Nobel prize
awarded. Queen Victoria dies.
-1902 Boer war Ends. U.S passes China Exclusion Act
-1904 Russo-Jap war begins.
-1905 "Bloody Sunday"-Russian Revolution. Einstein
proposes his theory of relativity.
-1906 Finland first european country to give women
the right to vote.
-1907 The rules of war establshed.
-1910 Boy scouts established in U.S.
-1911 The chinease revolution. Rutherford discovers
the structure of the atom. Mona lisa stolen.
-1912 Parachutes invented. SOS accepted as
universal distress signal. Titanic sinks.
-1913 Ford creates assembly line. Personal income
introduced in U.S
-1914 Archduke Ferdinand Assasinated. WWI begins.
-1915 Second battle of ypres. Germans use poison
-1919 Treaty of Versailles ens WWI
-1920 League of nations established. Women granted the
-1924 Leopold and Loeb murder a neighbour out of boredum.
-1928 Penicillen discovered.
-1929 New York stock market crashes.
-1932 Scientist splits atom.
-1936 Spanish civil war begins
-1937 Japan invades China.
-1938 The night of broken glass,
-1939 WWII Begins
-1941 Pearl Harbour attack
-1944 D-Day, Hitler escapes assasination attempt.
-1945 Germans surrender. Hitler commits suicide. US drops
-1947 Dead sea scrolls found
-1951 Truman signs peace treaty with Japan, ending WWII
-1953 DNA discovered.
-1955 Rosa Parks refuses to give up seat on a bus.
-1961 Berlin wall built
-1963 JFK assasinated
-1964 Civil rights passed
-1970 American soldiers accused of murdering entire town of
vietnamese civilians. Beatles break up. Protesters shot.
-1973 Abortion legalized in U.S. Vice president resigns. U.S
pulls out of Vietnam.
-1978 First test tube baby born. John Paul II becomes pope.
-1981 Assasination attempt on the pope, new plaugue
identified as AIDS
-1985 Famine in Etheopia. Hole in ozone layer discovered.
-1989 Berlin wall falls. Im born.
-1992 Official end of cold war. Riots on L.A
-1995 Gas attacks in Tokyo subway.
-1997 Princess Diana dies in car crash. Scientists clone
-1999 Fear of Y2K bug. Killing spree at Columbine