Posts Tagged ‘history’

World War 1

November 5, 2009
  • Started in 1914-1918
  • On June 28 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated in Sarajevo
  • Austria-Hungry declared war on Serbia
  • Europe became divided into two sides
  • Allies –Great Britain, Belgium, France, Russia, Greece, Italy
  • Central power-Germany, Austria-Hungary, turkey, Bulgaria
  • War was fought in trenches, used machines guns and Germans had U-boats
  • War ended when America joined the war.
  • Many new countries were created after world war 1

By Rayisht

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Donald Trump

November 4, 2009

 Donald Trump is an American business magnate, socialite, an author and a television personality. He is the CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of the Trump Organization, an US based real-estate developer. 

 Donald Trump was born on 1946 June 14th.                           

 Donald Trump attended Fordham University on 1962.  Donald Trump graduated University on 1968.

  Donald Trump began his career in his father’s company, the Trump Organization on 1970.

 Donald Trump Married on 1977.

 Donald Trump’s first child was born on December 31st 1977.

 Donald Trump started his Woman Rink Project on 1980.

 Donald Trump’s second child was born on October 30th 1981.

 Donald Trump’s third child was born on January 11th 1984.

 Donald Trump gets a trouble in business on 1990.

 Donald Trump financed the construction of his third casino on 1991.

 Donald Trump divorced on 1992.

  The Trump Plaza Hotel filed a Bankruptcy on 1992.

 Donald Trump had his second marriage on 1993.

 Donald Trump combined his casinos and Trump hotel and made Trump hotels & Casino Resorts on 1995.

 Donald Trump completed his Trump World Tower and Trump Palace on 2001.

 Donald Trump became the executive producer and host of the NBC reality show on 2003.

 Donald Trump’s company reemerged from the bankruptcy on 2005.

 Donald Trump received a honor of his contribution on 2007.

Bibliography: http://www.xtimeline.com/timeline/Donald-Trump

World war II

November 4, 2009

This is a timeline of World War II

  • September 1939 world war II starts when German invaded Poland and other countries join in. There are two groups called Allies and Axis.
  • April 1940 Germany invaded Norway and Denmark to get iron ores.
  • May 1940 Germany invaded France.
  • June 1940 Italy invaded France and United kingdoms.
  • June 1941 The Axis invaded the Soviet Union ( A state ).
  • September 1943 Western Allies attacked Italy mainland.
  • April 1945 German gave up and Hitler committed suicide.
  • September 1945 ended world war II.

 Hitler

World War 1

November 4, 2009
  • World War 1 began on July 28, 1914 when Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia.
  • 135 countries took part on World War 1, to support and more than 15 millions death happened during this time.
  • World War 1 was fought thorough most of the Europe continent.
  • The actual fighting that happened during the war was fought amongst many different fronts.
  • Most of the fighting that happened in the western fronts was trench warfare.
  • The Eastern front was fought in Central and Eastern Europe and it was one of the main places where World War 1 took place.
  • The other fronts that include a lot of fighting were at Middle Eastern fronts and the Italian fronts.
  • World War 1 was the first war where tanks, planes and other under water boat were used as common weapons.
  • The war took 4 years and was ended on 1918.
    World War 1

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Henry Hudson

November 3, 2009

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Henry Hudson was an English sea explorer and Navigator in the early 17th century. After Henry Hudson has went to more that seven places like India, Henry Hudson expored around New York City while he was looking for a quick way to get to the indias company. He was the first to expore Hudson River. Henry Hudson Went to ……

  • Hudson bay
  • India
  • New York City
  • and many more places

Henry Hudson is a very intresting person but also very independent.

BY Fah

Tokugawa Ieyasu

October 15, 2009
This is an image of Tokugawa Ieyasu from Japan. I chose him because, in 16th century, when Japan’s many parts had war lord and was fighting to make whole Japan theirs, Tokugawa Ieyasu tricked many parts of Japan and he made Japan into One whole Japan, like now.
To find more information about him, please click on the image below:
Click on this image to learn more about Tokugawa Ieyasu.
Click on this image to learn more about Tokugawa Ieyasu.

King Rama I

October 15, 2009
Click the image to go to the website
Click the image to go to the website

King rama 1 is the first king of Thailand, Ayutthaya. He was the founder of Rattanakosin which is now Bangkok

He was a great leader to the army during 1782 and became king. He was born in 20 March 1737 but he died at the age of 72 at 17 september 1809. He died because he was sick. Click the top for more information.

Alexander Graham Bell

October 14, 2009

Alexander Graham Bell is a famous and well known person.  Bell was born in Edingburg, Scotland and passsed away in Canada.Bell invented the first telephone which is a very usefull thing. Thanks to Bells genius invention people can communicate to each other from hundred and thousands of kilometers away.

This is Alexander Graham Bell

Noguchi Hideyo

October 14, 2009
Click on this picture to find out more about Noguchi Hideyo.

Click on this picture to find out more about Noguchi Hideyo.

When Noguchi Hideyo was one and a half years old, he fell into a fireplace and got a bad injury on his left hand. There were no docter in his small vilige. Nogughi Hideyo’s fingers were mostly gone. When he was about eight, he was able to recieve a surgery on his left hand. So then Noguchi wanted to be a docter for the people who neede help. When Noguchi Hideyo was acually a docter, he solved many deseases.

Links for ‘On this day…..’

October 2, 2009

Here are some links to some websites that you can use to find out what happened on your particular day.

If you find any of these websites particularly useful or not useful, or find a better one, please leave a comment.

http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/onthisday.aspx

 http://www.reference.com/thisday/

 NY Times http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/index.html

Click on the date and see what happened on each day – http://www.brainyhistory.com/events.html

This one is similar to the one above but scroll down past the birthdays – http://www.scopesys.com/anyday/

Strangely this information is on a scrapbooking website but it works http://scrapbookscrapbook.com/