German Political Development Key Dates 1871-1989

Unification
1971
1 of 25
Kulturkampf
1871
2 of 25
Anti-Socialist Laws
1878
3 of 25
SPD have 12 seats in Reichstag
1878
4 of 25
Sick Pay Introduced
1883
5 of 25
Accident Insurance Introduced
1884
6 of 25
Old Aged Pension Introduced
1889
7 of 25
Bismarck Dismissed
1890
8 of 25
WWI Begins
1914
9 of 25
Ludendorff and Hindenburg Abdicate
1917
10 of 25
Weimar Republic Established
1918
11 of 25
Treaty of Versailles Signed
1919
12 of 25
Nazis win 107 Seats in Election
1930
13 of 25
Hitler Becomes Chancellor
1933
14 of 25
Enabling Act Passed & Reichstag Abolished
1933
15 of 25
WWII Begins
1939
16 of 25
Bomb Plot
1944
17 of 25
WWII Ends; Hitler Commits Suicide
1945
18 of 25
Germany Divided Into 4
1945
19 of 25
Deutschmark Introduced & Blockade Begins
1948
20 of 25
FRG Established & Blockade Ends
1949
21 of 25
FRG Joins NATO
1955
22 of 25
Berlin Wall Built
1961
23 of 25
Berlin Wall Removed
1989
24 of 25
Reunification
1990
25 of 25

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1871

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Kulturkampf

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1878

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1878

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1883

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