U.S. History Ongoing Timeline

  • World War 1 begins

    World War 1 started after the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand.
  • World War 1 Ends

    The fighting ended with the signing of an peace treaty which it required the German forces to evacuate their positions and return to Germany.
  • WWII Began

    World War 2 started after Germany invaded many countries.
  • Japan Attacked Pearl Harbor

    Japan sent bombers to Pearl Harbor and bombed American ships.
  • War in Europe ends

    Germany surrenders to the West Allies and then to the Soviet Union.
  • WWII Ends

    Atomic bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki Japan by the United States to get them to surrender.
  • March to Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s “I have a dream” speech

    Thousands coming form around the country for the march of "We will over come" for the Civil Rights act and listen to Martin Luther King give his "I hve a dream" speech.
  • Iraq War Starts

    Iraq invades Kuwait to gain power over the land and also get their oil.
  • Iraq War Changes

    American invade Iraq to seek out Weapons of mass destruction.