This is significant becuase this is the day that Zlata Filipovic was born.
Zlata Filipović's Life
Bill Clinton~ President
United States President Bill Clinton was a dominant political figure in international affairs during the 1990s known especially for his attempts to negotiate peace in the Middle East.
The war in Sarajevo begins
The war in Sarajevo begins. The war started in other areas away from where Zlata lived but then moved to Sarajevo and there was shooting and bombing right outside her home.
House in Crnotina burns down
This is an important event because this was one of Zlata's favorite place to go.
Zlata gets a kitten named Cici
This is important becuase the cat was a stray cat during the war and by Zlata and her family taking in the cat, it probably saved the innocent cat's life.
Zlatas Mom's uncle dies (uncle Halim)
This is important because this was not only Zlata's Mom's uncle but also Zlata's uncle. It is hard to lose a family member, especially during a war.
Exactly 10 Months the War has been going on
Zlata Filipovic has been living in War time for exactly 10 months now. This is important becase she is only 11 years old and has to live her childhood indoors and in cellars.
A presenter came and looked and read Zlata's diary (Mimmy).
Zlata's Cat Dies
Zlata's cat, Cici died.
End of 6th Grade
Zlata finished the 6th grade while there was a war going on outside i her town.
Zlata's family friend is getting married. Its called "Judgemet Day" because today is when Nedo stops being a bachelor and becomes a family man.
Zlata Starts 7th Grade
Zlata was 11 years old at the beginning of the war, and now she is almost 13! The war in Sarajevo has been going on for a year!
Oklahoma City bombing
The Oklahoma City bombing in 1995, the bombing of a federal building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, killed 168. Bombing suspect Timothy McVeigh claimed he bombed the building in retaliation for the 1993 Waco massacre.
Al Qaeda tries to bomb Los Angeles
Man from Al-Qaeda is arrested when attempting to cross from Canada to the United States at the Canada-U.S. border. It's discovered that he intended to bomb Los Angeles International Airport during millennium celebrations. This is the first major attempted terrorist attack by Al Qaeda on U.S. soil since the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and marked the beginning of a series of attempted terrorist attacks by Al Qaeda against the U.S.