United States History Timeline 2013-2014

  • revolutionary war years

    The revolutionary war started early 1775 and ended around 1777. The Americans almost had controll of every state but the british army made base in New York. In the end America got control of all fifteen states (at the time there were only 15).
  • signing of declaration of independance

    signing of declaration of independance
    This date is very important to this country because it signifies a day where we got our courage to say no to the unfair laws of Great Britain. Our founding fathers thought it was not such a great idea to have to live under the king, so they wrote out a declaration signed with their names and made it a demand for equal rights and integrity. Our county is now on the rules of that declaration for independance.
  • the ratification of our constitution

    the ratification of our constitution
    the ratification of the constitution is important because it was the day the signers of the constitution prooved they could protect us and the states. The people of Great Britain had no proof that the signers could protect us so they couldnt let it happen untill they got proof. and the ratification of the constitution is where and when they gor that proof.
  • The Louisiana Purchase

     The Louisiana Purchase
    This is the date that President Jefferson bought the Louisiana Purchase. This was sold to Jefferson from the french for 3 centcs an acre (McDougal Littell 344).
  • The Lewis and Clark journey

    The Lewis and Clark journey
    Thsi date is the date of the Lewis and Clark Journey. They journeyd the western states to make maps and dicover new things for themselves the expadition went on for about 2 years and ended in 1806 (Mcdougal Littell 336).
  • The Texas Revolution

    The Texas Revolution
    The Texas Revolution took place in 1833 and Was a war for independence for texas from mexico.The war started because mexico didn't want Texas to break away so the Texans started a war for independence (McDougal Littel 429).
  • Donner Party

    Donner Party
    The Donner party were a group of people who turned to canabalism to survive. The Donner party took the wrong trail went to bed for the night and when they woke up there was 5ft of snow. The food supply ran out in 2 weeks so they started to eat the people who died first (www.History.com).
    (McDOugal Littel)
  • Mexican-American war

    Mexican-American war
    In April 1846 Mexico and America could not agree on whether or not texas would be a slave state so one day mexican soldiers passed Rio Grande and ambushed and American Patrol (McDougal Littel, 435).
  • California Gold Rush

    California Gold Rush
    The California gold rush was a series of years where the gold from under ground would turn up in mud and water. People found out and were going crazy trying to get some gold
    (McDougal Littel 439).
  • Fugitive Slave Law

    Fugitive Slave Law
    Slave fugitives were not allow to a jury triall because the Southerners conisdered slaves as thier propert. The northern poeple they dried to capture slave fugitives because they wanted to help them get their freedom. The fugitive act made many people take the abolitionist side.
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Uncle Tom's Cabin
    Uncle Tom's Cavin was a book made by Harriet Beecher Stowe. She made Uncle Tom's Cabin because she didn't agree with the compramise of 1850, it outraged her! Uncle Tom's cabin made Stowe famous.
  • Harper's Ferry

    Harper's Ferry
    Harper's ferry was a Raid where John Brown wanted to get a slave reaction so he tried to capture the arsenal at Harper's Ferry, Virgina. McDougal Littel
  • beginning of WW1

    beginning of WW1
    the beginning of world war 1 was a tragic time period. Many people died gravely. Americans and Germans many on both sides had to die until germany couldnt take it and gave up.
  • end of WW1

    end of WW1
    This was a very important date because it was the day where the British, American, and French armies pushed through the german border. the reason this is important is because they saved many jewish people from the Nazis. the German soldiers gave up because there were to many opposing soldiers.
  • crash

    crash
    The 1929 crash of stocks aka black friday was in late october. It was the worst stock crash of the United States. The stock crash also started the 10 year great deprssion.
  • ww2 years

    ww2 was the war between the empire of japan and asia. The empire of Japan tried to rule asia. it started in the late 1939 and ended around the late 1941.
  • japans attack on pearl harbor

    japans attack on pearl harbor
    The attack on pearl harbor was a japanease navy attack againt the united states navy base in pearl harbor Hawaii on december 7th. this attack killed many united states navy people in the attack and many others were killed from the japanease, because they were trying to interfere with their plans on war in asia.
  • atomic bombing of hiroshima

    atomic bombing of hiroshima
    This is the atomic bombing of hiroshima. the reason its so important is that it was the day the United Kingdom, the United State, and the Republic of China joined together and bombed hiroshima after warning them. The time period was around the middle of 1945 and they told them that they would promise destruction on japan and thats exactly what happend after they ignored them.
  • korean war

    the korean war
  • years of the vietnam war

    years of the vietnam war
    The vietnam war was a war that was in Vietnam, Chambodia, and Laos. The Vietnam war ends in April 30th 1975. the war was a cold war and it was one of the worst.
  • John F Kennedy became the president

    John F. Kennedy became the 35th president.
  • first apperence of spider man

    first apperence of spider man
    The first debut of the amazing spider man was in August 1962. This was in the comic book of marvel called the amazing spider man. This comic is important because it was one of the first comics.
  • spider man action

    spider man action
    The first debut of the amazing spider man in an action comic was in August 1962. This was in the comic book of marvel called the amazing spider man. This comic is important because it was one of the first comics.
  • Martin Luther King Jr.'s i have a dream speech.

    Martin Luther King Jr.'s i have a dream speech.
    This was the historical day when Martin Luther King Jr. gave his i have a dream speech. This is the speech where Martin Luther King Jr. told thousands about his dreams to end racism. This day is important becaus eit helped out alot of african american people, after te speech in a short amount of time african americans were able to vote on who they wanted to be the president. The people of the southern states made it very hard to do so but after a while things got a little better.
  • First superbowl

    First superbowl
    The first Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Cheifs superbowl is important because it was the first superbowl all together. the superbowl was not very close either. Green Bay Packers wipped some butts, the score was, Green Bay:35 to Kansas City:10.
  • first inaugoration of Ronald Reagon

    first inaugoration of Ronald Reagon
    Ronald Reagons inaugoration is important because it is where he became the 40th president.
  • the explosion of the challenger

    the explosion of the challenger
    This is the day the Challenger space shuttled exploded. It exploded because part of the spacecraft failed which then results in a shadow responce after that one part failed it all failed. Peices fell to the ocean floor along with most of the space craft. the crew compartment hit the water with too much force to servive so most of the crew died.
  • My Birthday

    my mom gave birth to a wonderful person!
  • World trade center was crashed into with a plane.

    World trade center was crashed into with a plane.
    This date is the day where we lost any loved one of this country. Two planes crashed into the one twin tower makeing it go down in flames it then appered that the plane never made it out and that the plane then blew up and then a second plane crashed into the other twin tower went down in flames. Many people made it but there were a larger amount that didnt. The assasins died in the plane crash.
  • barack obama inaugoration

    barack obama inaugoration
    Barack Obama is the 44th president
  • This Is Us!

    This Is Us!
    This is the day One Direction's movie came out. The reason this is important is because it was the date my favorite movie of all time came out. its my favorite movie because there is an emotional rollercoaster of happiness, to sadness, to hilarious, to awesome. (most of the time it was awesome!) This movie has changed my life in many ways but in one it made me want to follow my dreams and mabye I could follow my dreams and become a famous singer.
  • Move to England

    Move to England
    I am going to move to England for college. I have been planning this with Katie since the 3rd grade. In the year of 2018 i will graduate and move there to a college dorm.
  • Meeting Harry!

    Meeting Harry!
    This is when i'll meet my future husband. We will meet at a starbucks. In London England.
  • My Wedding

    My Wedding
    When I am 28 I will be getting married to Harry Edward Styles. It Will be great, all white colors nice white dress and white roses the maid of honor dresses will be white and fluffy and my dress will be also white but less fluff. The wedding will take place infront of the Eifel Tower.