APUSH Timeline Project

Timeline created by jimyfrly127
  • My Great- Grandfather Was Born

    My Great- Grandfather was in the army in both World Wars. He even served under General Patton.
  • The Titanic Sinks

    The Titanic Sinks
    The ship struck the iceburg at 11:30 the day before and sank at 2:20 in the morning, killing 1,517 people.
  • The Start of WWI

    The Start of WWI
    The immediate trigger was the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand.
  • The Bolshevik Revolution Begins

    The Revolution started with an armed insurrection in the city of Petrograd.
  • The end of WWI

    The end of WWI
    The Treaty of Versailles officially ends the war
  • The Stock Market Crash of 1929

    The Stock Market Crash of 1929
    The start of the worst recession in America's history
  • My Grandmother was born

    My Grandmother was born
    She was born in Pikeville, Kentucky
  • The Premier of the Wizard of Oz

    This was the first movie to ever be produced in color.
  • The Start of WWII

    The Start of WWII
    The war starts when Germany invades Poland.
  • The First Atom Bomb is Dropped

    The First Atom Bomb is Dropped
    The first bomb was dropped on Hiroshima and killed 70,000 people instantly
  • The End of WWII

    The End of WWII
    The surrender of Japan officially ends World War II
  • My Mom Was Born

    My Mom was born in Paris, France
  • My Dad Was Born

    My Dad was born at Pikeville City Hosipital in Pikeville Kentucky
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    The Cuban Missle Crisis

    This was the closest the Cold War ever came to nuclear conflict.
  • John F. Kennedy is Assassinated

    John F. Kennedy is Assassinated
    He was killed in Dallas, Texas while riding in a presidential motorcade.
  • My Great- Grandfather Died

  • My Dad enlisted in the Army

    My Dad enlisted in the Army
    My Dad was 17 and still in high school at the time.
  • The Iranian Hostage Crisis begins

    52 American diplomates were held for over a year before they were released.
  • My Father is Stationed in Germany

    My Father is Stationed in Germany
    My father was stationed in a small town in Southern Germany for three years
  • My Parents were Married

    They were married for twenty years.
  • The Fall of The Berlin Wall

    The Fall of The Berlin Wall
    With the Wall's destruction, the people of East and West Germany wre re-united
  • I Was Born

    I Was Born
    I was born on the coldest day ever recorded in Ohio. It was -20 degrees
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    The Rwandan Genocide

    This started when Juvénal Habyarimana was assassinated. 800,000 people were killed
  • My Sister Was Born

    My Sister Was Born
    She weighed 5 and a half pounds when she was born
  • My Dad is hired by American Airlines

    He worked as an MD/80 pilot based in Chicago's O'Hare airport.
  • The Twin Towers are destroyed

    The Twin Towers are destroyed
    This is the start of America's War on Terror.
  • My Grandmother Died

    She died of lung cancer due to heavy smoking.