Flip through daily "cards" showing important events of the first 'total war'. World War One affected the entire globe for it's duration and arguably for the century that followed.
Each "card" shows the date, a succinct description and map for the event.
Click the Wikipedia icon to read the article describing the event.
- Sort by day and month for a "this day in history" view.
- Search for a keyword like "Anzac", "Somme" or "Verdun"
The data for WW1 Daily comes from the World War One Timeline Project at Cannonade.Net. This is a community contributed project to collect time and place data for the war. You can come to the site to browse the timeline or even log in and contribute new data.
The Timeline Project currently indexes over 200 data points with new entries being added daily. If a significant event isn't in the database yet, it soon will be.