US History B Timeline

Timeline created by vibraniumdroid
  • The invention of the Model T

    The first automobile created by Ford Motor Company
  • The Zimmerman Telegram

    An alliance proposed by Germany to Mexico
  • The WWI Armistice

    An Armstice which ended fighting between the Allies and Germany
  • The 19th Amendment

    The prohbition of the denial of voting rights by state or federal government based of gender.
  • Charles Lindbergh’s Flight

    The first successful flight across the Atlantic
  • Black Thursday

    Share prices on the New York Stock Exchange collapse.
  • The New Deal

    Financial reforms and regulations pushed into motion by President Roosevelt.
  • Hitler becomes chancellor

    Hitler is sworn in as chancelor
  • The Munich Pact

    France and Germany agree that France will not provide any military assistance to Czechoslovakia
  • Hitler Invades Poland

    Germany attacks Poland marking the beginning of World War II
  • Russians acquire the Atomic Bomb

    Soviet Atomic Bomb Project started with the authorization of Joseph Stalin
  • Pearl Harbor

    Pearl Harbor is attacked by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service
  • D-Day

    Allied forces invade Normandy
  • Hiroshima & Nagasaki

    The United States detonates nuclear weapons over Japanese cities Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • The formation of United Nations

    Intergovernmental orginization tasked with keeping national peac is created.
  • The Long Telegram

    George Kennan sends 8000 word telegram
  • The formation of NATO

    Military alliance between American and European governments.
  • The Korean War

    War between North and South Korea
  • Brown v Board of Education

    Supreme court declares segregated schools unconstitutional
  • The Vietnam War

    Resistance war against America
  • Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat

    Rosa parks refuses to give up her seat to a white passenger.
  • The Cuban Missile Crisis

    13 day confrontation between the United States and the Soviets
  • JFK’s Assassination

    President John F. Kennedy is assasinated
  • The Gulf of Ton-kin Resolution

    Johnson asks Congress to increase military presence in IndoChina
  • The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

    Apollo 11 lands on the moon with Astronauts
  • The Watergate Break-ins

    Political Scandal
  • Nixon’s Resignation

    Nixon resigns
  • The invention of the Internet

    Internet is created
  • The Fall of the Berlin Wall

    Berlin wall destroyed
  • The 9/11 Attacks

    Terrorist attacks against the United States