1913

 Armory Show -> opens in New York, 
 then to Chicago and Boston. Seen by about 250,000 people.
 Marcel Duchamp shocks with his Nude descending a staircase.
 Ariadne by Giorgio de Chirico.
 Guillaume Apollinaire publishes Alcools.
 Charlie Chaplin signs with Max Sennet.
 Germany produces 34% of the worlds electrical equipment; USA 19%.
 Suffragette -> Emily Davidson -> dies under the hooves of the Kings horse at the Derby.
 France's Premiere Poincare takes office. 
 Balkan War resolved but soon restarts, Turkey and Bulgaria decide their borders.
 Pancho Villa -> wins the Second Battle of Ciudad Juarez in Mexico.
 Coco Chanel pioneers sportswear for women.

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