world/u.s. timeline by nance jouthe

  • Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act is passed by Congress.

    Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act is passed by Congress.
    The act brings retaliatory tariff acts from foreign countries, U.S. foreign trade suffers a sharp decline, and the depression intensifies.
  • disamament treaty

    disamament treaty
    Britain, U.S., Japan, France, and Italy sign naval disarmament treaty.
  • commission for employment

    commission for employment
    Unemployment soars, prompting President Hoover to appoint a Commission for Unemployment Relief.
  • idk

    miltan tailican leaders seize afghan capital of kabul
  • my birthday

    my birthday
    i was born on st.patrick day.
  • F.b.I

    F.B.I arrest suspected un bomber
  • south africa

    south africa
    south africa gets new coonsitution
  • war

    War erupts in Kosovo after Yugoslavia's president Slobodan Milosevic clamps down on the province, massacring and deporting ethnic Albanians. NATO begins Operation Allied Force on March 24, 1999, launching air strikes against Belgrade for 78 consecutive days until Milosevic relents.
  • center of intermational

    Cuban boy Elián González, 6, at center of international dispute, reunited with his father after federal raid of Miami relatives' home (
  • presidential election

    U.S. presidential election closest in decades; Bush's slim lead in Florida leads to automatic recount in that state (Nov. 7-8). Republicans file federal suit to block manual recount of Florida presidential election ballots sought by Democrats (Nov. 11). Florida Supreme Court rules election hand count may continue (Nov. 21). U.S. Supreme Court orders halt to manual recount of Florida votes (Dec. 9). Supreme Court seals Bush victory by 5-4; rules there can be no further recounting Read more: Info