The 50 most important event in the 20th century?

1897-1901: Boxer Rebellion
1912: Sinking of the Titanic
1912-1913: Balkan Wars
1914: Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria Sarajevo

WW1 (1914–1918)

1915: Armenian Genocide Day
1915: Sinking of RMS Lusitania
1917: October Revolution Saint Petersburg, Russian Provisional Government

Interwar period (1918–1939)

1919: Treaty of Versailles
1919: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
1927-1950: Chinese Civil War
1927-1953: Industrialization of USSR
1928: Huanggutun Incident
1930: Dhandi march of Mahatma Gandhi
1930s: Great Depression
1934-1935: Long March
1935-1936: Second Italo-Abyssinian War
1935-1945: Holocaust
1936: Xi’an Incident
1937: Nanking Massacre
1937: Marco Polo Bridge Incident

WW2 (1939–1945)

1939: Invasion of Poland Poland, Second Polish Republic
1940: Battle of Britain
1940: Battle of France
1941: Attack on Pearl Harbor
1944: Invasion of Normandy
1945: Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Hiroshima, Nagasaki
1945: Victory in Europe Day
1945: Battle of Berlin
1945: Yalta Conference

Cold War (1945–1991)

1946: Indian Independence
1946: Nuremberg Trials
1948: Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel
1950-1953: Korean War
1958-1961: Great Leap Forward
1960: 1960 U-2 incident
1962: Cuban Missile Crisis
1965-1973: Vietnam War
1966-1976: Cultural Revolution
1969: Apollo 11
1969-1979: Strategic Arms Limitation Talks
1978: Chinese Economic Reform
1979-1989: Soviet war in Afghanistan
1986: Chernobyl disaster
1989: Fall of the Berlin Wall
1991: Dissolution of the Soviet Union Soviet Union

Post-Cold War (1991 – )

1991-1995: Croatian War of Independence
1992: 1992 US Election
1992-1995: Bosnian War
1994: Rwandan Genocide

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