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Germans elect the Nazis making them one of the biggest political parties in Germany
Franklin Roosevelt elected President of the United States.
Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany.
Germany quits the League of Nations.
Hitler becomes the Fuhrer of Germany.
Hitler violates the Treaty of Versailles by introducing military conscription.
German troops occupy the Rhineland.
Mussolini's Italian forces take Ethiopa.
Josef Stalin begins a Purge of Red Army generals.
Hitler reveals war plans during the Hossbach Conference.
German military mobilizes.
German troops occupy the Sudentenland.
Czech government resigns.
Nazis take Czechoslovakia.
Nazis sign a 'pact of steel' with Italy.
Soviets and Nazis sign non-aggression pact.
Britain and Poland sign a Mutual Alliance Treaty.
British fleet mobilizes.
Nazis invade Poland.
Britain, France, Australia and New Zealand declare war on Germany.
The US proclaims it's neutrality.
Canada declares war on Germany, starting the Battle of the Atlantic.
Soviets invade Poland.
Nazis and Soviets divide up Poland.
Soviets attack Finland.
Soviets expelled from the League of Nations.
Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain.
Evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk begins.
Italy declares war on Britain and France.
France surrenders to Nazi Germany.
Italians occupy British Somaliland in Africa.
Italians invade Egypt.
Axis pact signed by Germany, Italy, and Japan.
Roosevelt re-elected President.
British begin a western desert offensive in North Africa against the Italians.
Tobruk in North Africa falls to the British.
Roosevelt signs the Lend-Lease Act.
The United States freezes Italian and German assets in America.
Germany attacks the Soviet Union.
Germans capture Minsk.
Stalin calls for a Scored Earth policy.
Roosevelt freezes Japanese assets in America.
Churchill and Roosevelt announce the Atlantic Charter.
Nazis kill over 30,000 Jews at Kiev.
German attack on Moscow is abandoned.
Soviet army launches a major counter-offensive around Moscow.
Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor.
The US and Britain declare war on Japan.
Germany declares war on The US.
Hitler takes complete control over the German army.
Declaration of the United Nations signed by 26 Allied Nations.
Executive Order 9066 signed.
Japanese-Americans sent to internment camps.
Mass murder of Jews begins at Auschwitz.
Germans begin a drive toward Stalingrad.
British General Montgomery takes command of the Eighth Army in North Africa.
Stalin and Churchill meet in Moscow.
Battle of Stalingrad begins.
Soviet counter-offensive at Stalingrad begins.
The US declares German crimes against Jews will be avenged.
British and Canadian troops capture Caen, France.
Soviet troops liberate the first concentration camp at Majdanek.
Polish Home Army uprising against Nazis in Warsaw begins.
Allied invasion of Southern France begins.
Resistance uprising in Paris.
Liberation of Paris begins.
Verdun, Dieppe, Artois, Rouen, Abbeville, Antwerp, and Brussels are liberated by the Allies.
Finland and the Soviet Union agree to a cease-fire.
Warsaw uprising ends, Polish surrender to Germans.
Allies liberate Athens.
Massive German surrender at Aachen, Germany.
Civil War in Greece; Athens placed under martial law.
Battle of The Bulge begins.
American 1st and 3rd armies meet after a month long separation.
Soviet troops capture Warsaw, Poland.
Soviet troops liberate Auschwitz.
President Roosevelt dies and Harry Truman becomes President.
Soviet troops begin their final attack on Berlin.
Soviets reach Berlin.
Mussolini is captured and hung by Italian partisans.
Allies take Venice.
Hitler commits suicide.
German troops in Italy surrender.
Germany surrenders to the Allied Forces.
Allies divide Germany and Berlin and take over the government.
United Nations Charter signed in San Francisco.
First US atomic bomb test.
First atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, Japan.
Soviets declare war on Japan and invade Manchuria.
Second atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki, Japan.
The United Nations is born.
Nuremberg War Trials begin.
Leningrad relieved after 900 day siege.
The British completed the conquest of the Italian East Africa using Kenyan troops.
Roosevelt declares the war can only end with German surrender.
Germans surrender at Stalingrad - first big difeat of Hitler's armies.
German and Italian troops surrender in North Africa.
Allies bomb Rome.
Americans capture Sicily, Italy.
Mussolini arrested and the Italian Fascist government falls.
Germans evacuate Sicily.
Italians surrender to Allies.
Germans occupy Rome and rescue Mussolini.
Mussolini re-establishes Fascist government.
Allies enter Naples.
Italians declare war on Germany.
Soviets advance into Poland.
Allies enter Rome.
D-Day landings on coast of France.
US troops liberate Cherbourg, France.
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