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What year did WW1 start?
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7-28-1914 World War 1 Begins.
06-28 - Archduke Franz Ferdinand (heir-apparent to the throne of Austria-
-1914 Hungary) is Assassinated in the city of Sarajevo. So is his wife
?Sophie?. (Sarajevo had a high ethnic Serbian population, but was a
part of Austria-Hungary at that time. That irritated many Serbs.)
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In April 1917, the United States join allies France, the United Kingdom, Russia, and their associated empires and dependencies.
The immediate cause of the war was the June 28, 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, by Gavrilo Princip, a Bosnian Serb citizen of Austria-Hungary and member of the Black Hand. The retaliation by Austria-Hungary against Serbia activated a series of alliances that set off a chain reaction of war declarations. Within a month, much of Europe was in a state of open warfare.
The Central Powers, so named because of their central location on the European continent, initially consisted of Germany and Austria-Hungary and their associated empires. The Ottoman Empire joined the Central Powers in October 1914, followed a year later by Bulgaria. By the conclusion of the war, only The Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain and the Scandinavian nations remained officially neutral among the European countries, though many of those provided financial and material support to one side or the other.
it was 1914
the war ended in 1918