Impact on Generation Y - AJ Healy

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    Impact on Generation Y - AJ Healy

  • Oklahoma City Bombing

    Terrorist bomb attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, most destructive terrorist act on US soil untill 9/11.
  • Clinton Cuts Funding for Human Cloning

    On 3/4/97 President Bill Clinton stopped all funds towards the study of human cloning.
  • Oklahoma Tornado Outbreak

    A series of 66 tornadoes landed in Oklahoma and Kansas lasting 3 days, killing 43, and causing over 1.1 billion dollars in damage.
  • USS Cole Bombing

    17 American Soldiers died, 39 injured during a suicide mission to bomb the USS Cole. Al Qaeda claimed responsibility for this bombing.
  • Attack of 9/11

    Four coordinated terrorist attacks on US soil, planes flying into the twin towers in NYC, one aimed at the pentagon, one aimed at Washington DC.
  • Flight 587 Crashes

    American Airlines Flight 587 crashes in Queens, New York, killing 265.
  • No Child Left Behind Program

    George W. Bush administrated the No Child Left Behind Program to regulate education almost immediately after he took office.
  • Dpt of Homeland Security Created

    After the 9/11 attacks, the gov created the Department of Homeland Security, protecting against natural disasters and terrorist attacks.
  • Capture of Saddam Hussein

    Operation "Red Dawn" was succesfully completed when US forces cature terrorist mastermind Saddam Hussein in his hideout 12/13/03
  • Ronald Reagan Dies

    Former President Ronald Reagan dies of complications from Alzheimer's Disease and lies in state at the Capitol.
  • Hurricane Katrina

    A category 5 hurricane leaves more then 1836 dead striking New Orleans the hardest.
  • Nancy Pelosi Convened

    Nancy Pelosi becomes the first female Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Barack Obama Inaugurated

    President Obama was inaugurated as the first African-American president of the US,
  • Osama bin Laden Killed

    US forces kill Osama bin Laden, founder of Al-Qaeda
  • Joplin Tornado

    A tornado strikes in Joplin, Missouri, the 27th deadliest in world history, killing 159.