Assassination of Franz Ferdinand

6/27/2014 - 7/4/2014

World War I was sparked by the assassination of Austria-Hungary's Archduke, Franz Ferdinand. A Serbian nationalist named Gavrilo Princip fired the fatal shots that resulted in millions of deaths, billions of dollars spent, the rise of Adolf Hitler, World War II, the Holocaust, the seeds of the Cold War, the Bolshevik Revolution, putting a man on the moon and so much more!