US History

Timeline created by renner
In History
  • Battle of Fort Sumter

    Battle of Fort Sumter
    First attack of the Confederation that started the war.
  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Battle of Gettysburg
    One of the most important battles of the Civil War.
  • Explosion of the USS Maine

    Explosion of the USS Maine
    The explosion of the USS Maine was the incident which caused the Spanish-American War.
  • Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria

    Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria
    Because of the Assassination of Franz Ferdinand Austria-Hungary declares the war on Serbia. As a result World War I began.
  • Stock Market Crash of 1929

    Stock Market Crash of 1929
    The most momentous stock market crash in the history of the United States which caused the Great Depression.
  • Hitler's "Machtübernahme"

    Hitler's "Machtübernahme"
    The beginning of Hitler's tyranny which caused the Holocaust and WWII.
  • Invasion of Poland

    Invasion of Poland
    The German invasion which was the beginning of WWII.
  • Attack on Pearl Harbor

    Attack on Pearl Harbor
    A Military strike of the Japanese Navy which causes America's entry into the Secound World War.
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

    Cuban Missile Crisis
    Confrontation between the Soviet Union and the USA, which almost caused an escalation during the Cold War.
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall

    Fall of the Berlin Wall
    The Fall of the Berlin Wall was an important step to the end of the Cold War, which followed two years later.