Matt Fox's Modern German History 1701-Present

Timeline created by Mattfox5
In History
  • Frederick I Crowned King of Prussia

    Frederick I crowns himself the King of Prussia
  • War of the Austrian Succession

  • Sileasean Wars Begin

  • Seven Years War

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Born

  • Ludwig van Beethoven Born

  • French Revolution Begins

  • Battle of Nations, Battle of Leipzig

  • Congress of Vienna

    Congress of Vienna
  • Karl Marx Born

    Karl Marx Born
  • First kindergarten opened by Frobel

    First kindergarten opened by Frobel
  • Revolutions of 1848 in the German States

    Revolutions of 1848 in the German States
  • Austro-Prussian War

    Austro-Prussian War
  • Franco-Prussian War

    Franco-Prussian War
  • Crowning of Wilhelm I as German Emperor

    Crowning of Wilhelm I as German Emperor
  • Congress of Berlin

    Congress of Berlin
  • Albert Einstein Born

    Albert Einstein Born
  • Berlin Conference

    Berlin Conference
    Dividing up of Africa by European Powers
  • Adolf Hitler Born in Austria

    Adolf Hitler Born in Austria
  • Schlieffen Plan Created

    Schlieffen Plan Created
  • Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
  • Spartacist Uprising

    Spartacist Uprising
  • Treaty of Versailles

    Treaty of Versailles
  • Weimar Republic Begins

    Weimar Republic Begins
  • Problems with German Inflation

    Problems with German Inflation
  • Beer Hall Putsch

    Beer Hall Putsch
  • Germany joins League of Nations

    Germany joins League of Nations
  • Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany

    Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany
  • Reichstag Fire

    Reichstag Fire
  • Death of Hindenberg

    Death of Hindenberg
  • Anschluss

    Anschluss
    German occupation of Austria
  • Kristallnacht

    Kristallnacht
  • Invasion of Poland

    Invasion of Poland
    Beginning of WWII
  • Germans take Paris

    Germans take Paris
  • Battle of Britain

    Battle of Britain
  • Battle of Stalingrad

    Battle of Stalingrad
  • D-Day Invasion

    D-Day Invasion
  • Victory in Europe Day

    Victory in Europe Day
  • Potsdam Conference

    Potsdam Conference
  • Blockade of Berlin

    Blockade of Berlin
  • Deutsche Mark Introduced

    Deutsche Mark Introduced
  • German Democratic Republic formed

    German Democratic Republic formed
  • Federal Republic of Germany formed

    Federal Republic of Germany formed
  • West Germany joins NATO

    West Germany joins NATO
  • East Germany joins Warsaw Pact

    East Germany joins Warsaw Pact
  • Berlin Wall is erected

    Berlin Wall is erected
  • German Student Movement

    German Student Movement
  • Four Power Agreement on Berlin

    Four Power Agreement on Berlin
  • Munich Massacre at 1972 Olympics

    Munich Massacre at 1972 Olympics
  • East and West Germany join United Nations

    East and West Germany join United Nations
  • Helmut Kohl becomes Chancellor

    Helmut Kohl becomes Chancellor
  • Fall of Berlin Wall

  • Berlin Wall Falls

    Berlin Wall Falls
  • Pope Benedict XVI consecrated

    Pope Benedict XVI consecrated
  • Angela Merkel elected as Chancellor

    First Woman Chancellor of German Government
  • Max Planck Born

    Max Planck Born
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    Modern German History