Family Timeline and Events Therein

Timeline created by 13cblais
  • Birth of George William Blais

    Birth of my great-grandfather.
  • Sinking of The Titanic

  • Beginning of World War 1

    Beginning with the assassination of Francis Ferdinand, the first world war is sparked.
  • End of World War 1

    Germany agrees to cease fire.
  • Stock Market Crash

    The beginning of the great depression.
  • Birth of Jack Arthur Blais

    The birth of my grandfather.
  • Beginning of World War II

    World War II begins with the invasion of Poland by Germany.
  • Sinking of the U.S.S Aaron Ward

    Sinking of the U.S.S Aaron Ward
    The ship my grandfather was stationed on during World War II was sunk just of the island of Guadecanal by three japanese bombers.
  • End of World War 2 / Beginning of Cold War

    Germany's unconditional surrender. This event marks the start of struggle between U.S. and the U.S.S.R.
  • First Atomic Bomb Dropped

    The First atomic bomb usage, used in World War II on Hiroshima.
  • Mohandas Gandhi's Assassination

    "great spirit" Mahatma Gandhi is assassinated by Nathuram Godse.
  • Birth of Jodi Kay Blais

    In a youngstown hospital, my mother was born to Rick and Marilyn Roumfort.
  • Birth of Rhen Allen Blais

    My father was born in a military hospital, to Jack and Robin Blais.
  • Martin Luther King Jr's "I Have a Dream" speech

    Given during the March on Washington, in front of the Lincoln Memorial.
  • John F. Kennedy's Assasination

    John F. Kennedy's Assasination
  • Martin Luther King Jr's Assassination

    At 6:01pm, on his balcony at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis, Tenesse, King was assassinated by James Earl Ray.
  • The First Moon Landing

    The Apollo 11 lands on the moon. Neil Armstrong, of Wapokeneta ohio, is the first man to set foot on the moon.
  • End of The Vietnam War

    U.S. involvement in Vietnam War ends.
  • President Nixon's Resignation

    President Richard Nixon resigns.
  • Death of John Lennon

    Death of John Lennon
    John Lennon was shot and killed outside his hotel by Mark David Chapman. A sad day for all the world.
  • Birth of Miranda Arielle Blais

    My sister was born in Fort Meyers Florida.
  • The End of the Cold War

    The Soviet Union Dissolves, freeing up tension between Russia and U.S.
  • Birth of Christian Alexander Mascal Blais

    I was born in columbus Ohio, near 1:00 am on March 3, 1995
  • Beginning this Timeline