Family History Project

  • Communist Revolution in China

    Communist Revolution in China
    Started because of Japanese invasion and Mao was able to use his military.
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    Important Events and Presidents

  • Herbert Hoover Elected

    Herbert Hoover Elected
  • My grandfather Bernard King was born

  • My grandmother Barbara Chubuck was born

  • Franklin Roosevelt Elected

    Franklin Roosevelt Elected
  • My grandmother Carole House was born

  • My grandfather Dennis Barrett SR. was born

  • Harry Truman Elected

    Harry Truman Elected
  • Berlin Airlift

    Berlin Airlift
    Used to get supplies to West Germany.
  • Korean War

    Korean War
    North Korea invades South Korea.
  • Dwight Eisenhower Elected

    Dwight Eisenhower Elected
  • Vietnam War

    Vietnam War
    South Vietnam goes to war with Vietnam Cong.
  • My grandfather Dennis joins the airforce

  • Sputnik

    First artificial satelite to be put into orbit.
  • My mom Donna King was born.

  • John Kennedy Elected

    John Kennedy Elected
  • Berlin Wall

    Berlin Wall
    Kept citizens from leaving to go west.
  • Cuban Missle Crisis

    Cuban Missle Crisis
    World almost goes into a nuclear war.
  • Lydon Johnson takes over office

    Lydon Johnson takes over office
  • JFK Assassination

    JFK Assassination
    President Kenedy was shot by an assassin while riding in his convertable.
  • My aunt Lisa was born

  • My uncle Dennis Barrett was born

  • My dad Jonathan Barrett was born

  • Richard Nixon Elected

    Richard Nixon Elected
  • Kent State Shooting

    Kent State Shooting
    Teens kill and injure their peers at school.
  • My grandfather Dennis and my grandmother Carole got divorced

  • Gerald Ford Elected

    Gerald Ford Elected
  • Nixon Resignation

    Nixon Resignation
    President Nixon resigns from office.
  • Jimmy Carter Elected

    Jimmy Carter Elected
  • Iranian Hostage Crisis

    Iranian Hostage Crisis
    66 Americans held hostage for 444 days.
  • Ronald Reagan Elected

    Ronald Reagan Elected
  • Soviet Union Collapse

    Soviet Union Collapse
    Soviet Union gets split up into 5 different countries.
  • George H. W. Bush elected

    George H. W. Bush elected
  • Tiananmen Square Protest

    Tiananmen Square Protest
    Soldiers fire shots at innocent protesters.
  • Persian Gulf War

    Persian Gulf War
    34 nations attacked Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion of Kuwait.
  • Bill Clinton Elected

    Bill Clinton Elected
  • My uncle Dennis and my aunt Lisa's marriage

  • My mom and my dad got married

  • I was born

  • My sister Amelia Barrett was born.

  • George W. Bush

    George W. Bush
  • 9-11

    al Qaeda crashes 2 planes into the World Trade Center in NYC and 1 plane into the Pentagon in D.C.
  • War on Terror

    War on Terror
    U.S. declares war on terrorism, specifically al Qaeda in response to the 9-11 attacks.
  • Barack Obama Elected

    Barack Obama Elected