Great Depression By alexa.minor Jul 28, 1914 The Beginning of WW1 Everyone started fighting each other Jan 16, 1920 Prohibition Begins Baning the use of achol. Jan 2, 1923 Teapot Dome Scandal a government scandal Aug 3, 1923 President Coolidge Gets Elected He was a very good man. May 10, 1927 The Spirit of St. Louis Begins it's flight it took off from St. louis May 21, 1927 Spirit of St. Louis Ends it's Flight many people were amazed. It landed in Paris after 33 hours and 29 minutes Nov 24, 1928 President Hoover Gets Elected President Hoover was blamed for the stock market crash. When he ran against Roosevelt he lost by a landslide. Oct 29, 1929 Black Tuesday the stock market crashed Jun 17, 1930 Hawley-Smoot Tariff Act. Raised Prices on foreign imports. It spread the depression around the world. Period: Jan 1, 1932 to Dec 31, 1935 Dust Bowl It destroyed many farms and the farmers moved to different places. Jul 28, 1932 Bonus Army March Verterans wanted there money and they had to wait Nov 24, 1932 President Franklin D. Roosevelt Gets Elected he helped people out Mar 3, 1933 FDIC When the stock market crashed they created FDIC Mar 31, 1933 Civilan Conservation Corps. Created by Franklin D. Roosevelt Apr 10, 1933 Tennessee Valley Authority help stimulate the economy Dec 5, 1933 Probition Ends people were allowed to start drinking again. Jan 17, 1935 Social Security Act. Congress enacted established unemployment insurance for workers who lost their jobs. Apr 24, 1935 Works Progress Administration Congress appropriated $5 billion for new jobs.