Ulysses S. Grant

  • Birth

    He was born on April 22 1822 in Point Pleasant, Ohio
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    Ulysses S. Grant

  • Brazil is a free nation

    Brazil is a free nation
    Brazil gains its independence from the United Kingdom.
  • Entering West Point

    Entering West Point
    He enters the united States military academy in West Point, New York to become a soldier his life long dream.
  • A Soldier

    A Soldier
    Graduates a soldier.assigned to Jefferson Barracks in Missouri. Where he meets the love of his life Julia Dent.
  • Mexican war

    Mexican war
    Serves in the Mexican war under from 1846 to 1848 under Zachary Taylor and Winfield Scott.
  • Revolution of 1848

    Revolution of 1848
    A wave of immagration to many industrial cities in the United States and other places in Europe.
  • Married

    marries the love of his life Julia Dent and later starts a family.
  • Civil War

    Civil War
    Comes out of retirement appointed general and the head of the norths armies. Battles include Vicksburg,Petersburg, Appomamatix, and many others.
  • dynamite

    Alfred Nobel Creates one of the most impotrant explosives dynamite which helped create many railroads to day.
  • Mr. President

    Mr. President
    Inagurated as the eighteenth president of the United States.
  • Second term

    Second term
    Inagurated as the president for second straight term. One of the first to do so.
  • Hobbie

    He retires from office and travels the globe with his wife for his hobbie until 1879.
  • Disaster in Indonesia

    Disaster in Indonesia
    A volcano Erupted causing a tsunami which killed over 36,000 people most because of the tsunami.
  • RIP

    Dies in New York at Mount McGregor in 1885