U.S. History B Timeline

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In History
  • The Model T Invention

    The Model T Invention
    The first production of the Model T Ford.
  • The Zimmermann Telegram

    The Zimmermann Telegram
    The Zimmermann Telegram was a secret diplomatic communication issued from the German foreign office. It proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico.
  • The World War I Armistice

    The World War I Armistice
    Ended the fighting on land, sea, and air in WWI.
  • The 19th Amendment

    The 19th Amendment
    The 19th amendment was the amendment that granted the right to vote to women in the United States.
  • Charles Lindbergh's Flight

    Charles Lindbergh's Flight
    The first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Black Thursday

    Black Thursday
    When sellers panicked and traded nearly 13 million shares in the New York stock exchange.
  • Hitler becomes Chancellor

    Hitler becomes Chancellor
    He was appointed the chancellor of Germany.
  • The New Deal

    The New Deal
    Programs and projects instituted during the great depression by FDR. It was meant to stabilize the economy.
  • The Munich Pact

    The Munich Pact
    Adverted the outbreak of war, but gave Czechoslovakia away to Germany.
  • Hitler Invades Poland

    Hitler Invades Poland
    Germany invades Poland, starting World War II
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor
    When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, which led to the U.S. entering World War II
  • D-Day

    D-Day
    When allied forces invaded northern France by means of beach landings in Normandy in World War II.
  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki

    Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    When the U.S. detonated two nuclear weapons over Japan in World War II.
  • The Formation of the United Nations

    The Formation of the United Nations
    The United Nations were formed to maintain international peace and security. It is an intergovernmental organization.
  • The Long Telegram

    The Long Telegram
    An 8,000 word telegram written by George Kennan to the department of state talking about his views on the soviet union and the U.S. policy toward them.
  • The Formation of NATO

    The Formation of NATO
    An Intergovernmental Military Alliance between 29 North America and European countries.
  • Russians Acquire the Atomic Bomb

    Russians Acquire the Atomic Bomb
    A classified research and development program to develop nuclear weapons during World War II
  • Korean War

    Korean War
    The war between North and South Korea which resulted in them becoming two sovereign nations.
  • Brown v. Board Education

    Brown v. Board Education
    When the Supreme Court declared that establishing separate schools for black and white students was unconstitutional.
  • The Vietnam War

    The Vietnam War
    The war between Vietnam and America.
  • Rosa Parks Refuses To Give Up Her Seat

    Rosa Parks Refuses To Give Up Her Seat
    Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus, sparking the bus boycott.
  • The Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Cuban Missile Crisis
    A political and military stand-off between the U.S. and the Soviet Union, involving nuclear missiles.
  • JFK's Assassination

    JFK's Assassination
    The day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
  • The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

    The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
    This gave President Johnson to take the necessary action to retaliate and promote the maintenance of international peace and security in Southeast Asia.
  • The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

    The Apollo 11 Moon Landing
    Man's first steps on the Moon. They also brought back the first samples from another planetary body.
  • The Watergate Break-in

    The Watergate Break-in
    A break-in by five men at the DNC headquarters at the watergate office which sparked the watergate scandal.
  • Nixon's Resignation

    Nixon's Resignation
    Because of the watergate scandal, Nixon lost most of his political support, causing him to resign.
  • The Invention of the Internet

    The Invention of the Internet
    The internet/world wide web was invented.
  • The Fall of the Berlin Wall

    The Fall of the Berlin Wall
    The wall that divided Berlin was torn down.
  • The Attack on 9/11

    The Attack on 9/11
    The twin towers and the pentagon were attacked by hijacked planes, killing thousands.