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1887. POD: Crown Prince Friedrich Wilhelm (soon to be Kaiser Friedrich III) is diagnosed with throat cancer. A risky and complicated procedure to remove the tumor is successfully completed.

1888. Wilhelm I dies. Crown Prince Friedrich Wilhelm accedes to the throne of German Emperor and King of Prussia as Friedrich III.

1890. Differing opinions on European security and internal policy lead to the dismissal of Bismarck. Leo von Caprivi is appointed Reichskanzler (Imperial Chancellor).

1898. Naval Bill narrowly defeated in Reichstag (Imperial Diet).

1899. Imperial Chancellor Leo Graf von Caprivi dies. After a brief interim, Bernhard Graf von Bülow is appointed Imperial Chancellor.

1899. The Ottoman Government awards a joint concession to the Deutsche Bank and the Bank of England for a railway from Konya to Baghdad and Basra.

1901. Colonial & Economic Treaty. Germany agrees to halt colonial expansion and open Tsingtao to British trade. Great Britain opens sphere in China to German trade. Tariffs on trade between the two nations are lowered.

1905. France, violating the 1880 Treaty of Madrid, demand control of the Moroccan Sultan's army and police. Whitehall and the Wilhelmstraße issue statements protesting the unilateral action.

The fear of war cost French Foreign Minister Théophile Delcassé his job. Kaiser Friedrich, ecstatic over the diplomatic victory declares Chancellor von Bülow a Prince of the German Empire as reward.

1908. Naval Strength Treaty. German Imperial Navy to be limited to 1/2 the size of the Royal Navy.

State visit of Edward VII to Kiel.

Renewal of Colonial & Economic Treaty (1901). Non-Aggression Pact. Based on discussions between Edward and Friedrich at Kiel in April, Germany and the British Empire conclude a non-aggression pact in which each side pledges to not join the other side in any future European conflict.

1909. His inability to bring about imperial finance reform leads to the downfall of Reichskanzler Bernhard Fürst von Bülow. Friedrich appoints Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg as his successor.

1910. An attempt to reform the Prussian three-class electoral law fails because of the inflexible position taken by the Conservatives.

July Crisis

28 Jun 1914. Assassination of the heir to the Habsburg throne, the Archduke Franz Ferdinand, in Sarajevo by an Bosnian student named Gavrilo Princip, who was under orders from the secret 'Black Hand' organization.

6 Jul 1914. Assurance of unconditional German loyalty to the alliance with Austria-Hungary (carte blance).

20 Jul 1914. French President Poincaré and Prime Minister Viviani arrive in St. Petersburg, for a three-day visit. They assure the Russian government that they will adher to their alliance.

23 Jul 1914. Timed to coincide with the departure of Poincaré and Viviani from St. Petersburg, Austria presents Serbia with an ultimatum, to be acted on within 48 hours. It demands action with Austrian participation against the anti-Austrian movements in Serbia and the punishment of the guilty.

25 Jul 1914. Serbia responds to the Austrian ultimatum, objecting only to violations of its rights of sovereignty. Serbia orders partial mobilization. Council of Krasnoye Selo: Russia decides to support Serbia.

28 Jul 1914. Despite British and German attempts to mediate (proposal of a conference of ambassadors and direct negotiations between Russia and Austria-Hungary), Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia.

29 Jul 1914. Partial mobilization of Russia.

30 Jul 1914. General mobilization of Russia. German Chief of the General Staff, Helmuth von Moltke, urges his Austrian counterpart, Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf to effect general mobilization. He advises against attempts at mediation, which are undertaken once more by the German Imperial Chancellor von Bethman-Hollweg because of reservations on the part of the Kaiser; there was no coordination between the military and the political leadership in Germany.

31 Jul 1914. Germany declares Kriegsgefahr Zustand [Danger of war - a state of pre-mobilization]. Germany issues an ultimatum to Russia: demobilize fully within 12 hours or Germany would begin mobilization and declare war on Russia. Germany issues an ultimatum to France: declare neutrality within 18 hours and hand over the frontier forts at Liege and Namur in a show of good faith. The French cabinet authorizes full mobilization.

1 Aug 1914. In light of Russia failing to meet the terms of the demobilization ultimatum, Germany mobilizes and declares war on Russia.

2 Aug 1914. French request free passage through Belgium. Germany and Turkey sign a secret treaty of alliance. Italy declares neutrality.

3 Aug 1914. Germany declares war on France. The Belgians refuse the French army passage through their country.

4 Aug 1914. In Bergen, the German and British foreign ministers meet. They enter into an agreement : The British will stay neutral and German will not annex territories in Europe.

5 Aug. Germany attack Belgium, France and Luxembourg. German attack isn't stopped.

12 Aug. The Russian army lose various battles with Germany and Austria-Hungary.

31 Oct 1914. Fall of Paris. French government sue for peace.

6 Nov 1914. Big German offensive in eastern front. Fall of Riga.

8 Nov 1914. Treaty of Amsterdam. German annex Luxembourg, Belgian Congo and French Congo. the Belgian army is dismantled. French army is limited to 100,000 people. France must pay a 15 billion pound idenization.

19 Feb 1915. Kingdom of Serbia, Montenegro agree with Austria and Bulgaria suggestions.

24 Mar 1915. Fall of Kiev. Russian government sue for peace.

3 May 1915. Treaty of Stockholm. Russia lose the Baltic states, Finland, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkestan. They become independent states.

8 Aug 1915. The Tsar of Russia proclaim Way to democracy. First article is literacy, second is agrarian reform, third is industrialization, fourth is democracy.

28 Oct 1918.New constitution in Austria-Hungary. Austria, Bohemia, Ilyria, Galicia and Hungary are created as part of the Danubian Confederacy.

4 Nov 1918. New constitution in France.

20 Dec 1918. Ireland has a Dominion statue.

1 Feb 1926. New constitution in Russia. Russia becomes a constitutional monarchy.

National Revolution in France

1 May 1931. Big demonstration of workers against unemployment in Lille. Police ride down 19 people die.

2 May. Strike paralyze France.

3 May. Bomb blast in parliament. Worker's guard and police fight in cities.

5 May. New premier Philip Petain. Imposed martial law in France.

28 July. Restored monarchy in France. Jean III named as king.

Age of emigration

17 Dec 1931. New conservative British government think out unemployment massive direct emigration. Aiming fields are Rhodesia, South Africa, Australia. Emigrants will work in agriculture and mining.

23 Mar 1932. Boer make a protest towards English emigrants.

24 Mar 1932. German government elaborate file about emigration policy. The prefer area is German Southwest and East Africa.

2 July 1932. Antwerp Argument British let immigrate Dutch and Flemish to South Africa.

Jan 1933. Revolt Africa native opposite massive Europe emigration.

Feb 1933. British government guarantees field native in Nigeria Gold Coast and Sudan for native who didn't fight past 1 July. Zulu and some native nation had special right.

Jan 1934. British and German victory upon rebels. Kenya is open for Irish and Jew emigrants. German Deported rebel to mine in Congo and Southwest Africa. Muslim rebels had in Sudan and France colonies.

12 May 1934. Portugal open Angola and Mozambique for Catholic emigrants in Europe.

Fourth Balkan War and Arab Revolution

6 Sep 1935. Serbia, Greece and Romania attack Bulgaria.

10 Dec 1935. Fall of Skopje. Bulgaria is in critical position. Ottoman Empire mobilizes. Arabs rise up in revolution.

2 Jan 1936. Ottoman Empire attacks Bulgaria.

17 Jan 1936. Danubian Confederation invokes conference in Sarajevo.

20-24 Jan 1936. Conference in Sarajevo. Bulgaria pass peace treaty. Macedonia becomes an independent state with Michael Romanov, younger brother of the Russian Tsar, as king. Balkan states now fight the Ottoman Empire and European powers help Arab revolt. Britain is winner conference.

1 May 1936. Greek and Bulgarian forces claim victory over Ottoman army in the Battle of Thessalonica.

23 Sep 1936. Jerusalem and Mecca fall to Arab rebels.

10 Jan 1937. Europe part Istanbul fall to Greek hand. Kurdistan declares independence.

23 Apr 1937. European powers hammer out Treaty of Sevastopol with the Arabs and Kurdistan. Remnants of Ottoman Empire divided between Bulgaria and Greece. The State of Kurdistan and the Arab Confederation are formally established.

1 Sep 1939. British Commonwealth establishment. Egypt and Arab Confederation are Special members.

Pacific war

12 May 1941. Japan attack France Indochina. Pacific war start.

21 June 1941. Japan attack British and German colonies. They are declare war.

31 Set 1941. After big japan offensive in Asia. British declare India dominion status.

7 Oct 1941. After Thai-Japan offensive in Malaysia. Start Siege Singapore.

15 Oct 1941. Operation Octopus start. Japan invasion on Netherlands east India and German New Guinea.

5 Dec 1941. Japan attack Pearl Harbor. USA go to war.

8 Dec 1941. Japan had invasion on Hawaii and Philippines.

10 Feb 1942. After lost American colonies in Pacific. USA president Wendell Wilkie, British prime minister Winston Churchill, French prime minister Phillip Petain, Reich Chancellor Paul Lettow-Vorbeck and China Leader Chiang Kai-shek met in Lima, Peru. They are as agreed how make war against Japan.

23 Apr 1942. Japan invasion on Alaska.

6 Set 1942. USA offensive in Alaska ends disaster.

8 Dec 1942. Kriegsmarine and Royal Navy sink Japan invasion squadron.

19 Jan 1943. Hawaii citizen are revolt and help USA force, that liberated Hawaii.

3 June 1943. British and German Force are start liberated Indonesia and Pacific Island.

26 Set 1943. Japan force are lost many battles in Burma.

20-26 Oct 1943. Batle of Midway Japan lost island and his squadron are hard harmed.

30 Nov 1943. German invasion on Taiwan. Luftwaffe are start daily bombard Japan.

21 Apr 1944. USA drive out Japan forces on Alaska and Aleut island. US air forces started daily bombard Japan.

23 Apr 1944. In Reykjavik meet Allies and neutral state. They are agree about founding League of Nations and she ordering.

2 May 1944. In Petrograd tsar Alexei II. after met ambassador Allies proclaim embargo on Japan.

10 June 1944. Big Chinese offensive Japan have many troubles.

21 July 1944. British-USA invasion on Philippines.

2 Dec 1944. France conclude argument with Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.

4 Dec 1944. After big revolts in Indochina. Japan force collapse in this area. End of Siege Singapore.

23 Mar 1945. USA invasion on Okinawa.

1 May 1945. British-France forces liberate Korea. Start air raids in Japan paralysis daily life.

20 May 1945. In Vladivostok start peace transaction.

20 June 1945. In Vladivostok end Pacific War.Japan is occupied for ten years.

30 June 1945. In Geneva is establish the League of Nations.

Years of glory

1 June 1948. The European Economic Community was founded in Berlin. Members this free trade area include Germany, Danubia Confederacy, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Belarus and Ukraine.

5 July 1948. Burma and Rhodesia given dominion status.

23 Set 1950. All British colonies become members of the British Commonwealth.

14 Mar 1952. Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay found the South America Free Trade Area.

14 May 1955. Klaus Wilhelm Rosenberg becomes first astronaut after launching from Peenemunde, Germany.

31 June 1958. French colonies revolt.

21 Set 1958. Hawaii and Alaska become American states.

12 Mar 1959. German colonies revolt.

Age of Teror

1960-1963. In german colony start a war.

1960-1965. In Commonwealth are many terrorist attack.

1962. Italia colony are revolt. In Libya is civil war.

1963. In Sudan is government fall to total anarchy.

2 Feb 1963. Togo and Cameroon is independent republic.

13 May 1963. In France colony is plebistic. Mauritania, Ivory Coast and Guinea is kingdom under rule France king. Burkina Faso, central Afrika and Chad is independent republic. Madagascar is independent state with native king.

20 Aug 1963. Congo is independent state. Southwest Africa and Tanganyica is dominion status.

19 Jan 1964. Liberia attack Sierra Leona. Commonwealth occupy Liberia.

23 May 1965. Treaty of Vallenta Eritrea is kingdom under rule Italy king. Libya Union and Islamic caliphate of Somalia is establish.

12 June 1965. In Congo start body civil war.

1 Aug 1965. In Sudan establish new government.

4 Dec 1969. German force end civil war in Congo. Congo Union annex Central Africa Republic.

2 Nov 1970. In China star civil war. It was bloodiest war after Pacific war.

6 Jun 1971. Europe space agency and Commonwealth space service built space station.

Aug 1975. Start built textile factory in West Africa open Africa for industrialization.

23 Jun 1977. End civil war in China. Start massive investion to China industry.

6 Set 1982. East Asian Space Committee send astronaut to space.

2 Jan 1992. South America union was found.

7 Nov 2005. United mission space agency land on Mars.

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