Death of Lenin
Following a number of strokes and possibly still weakened from a 1918 assassination attempt, Lenin died a year after the ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1924
During World War I Britain and France had seized large territories from the defeated German and Ottoman empires, while their ...
Southern Asia 1924
Saudi Conquest of Hejaz
In 1924 the new Republic of Turkey abolished the Ottoman Caliphate. Taking advantage of the situation, King Hussein of Hejaz ...
East Asia 1924
By 1924, the Zhili clique seemed poised to reunify China under its rule. However it was not to be. In ...