Vietnam War

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    Veitnam War

  • Communist led by Mao Zedong had taken power in China

  • Korean War started

  • Eisenhower sent militery advisers to South Vietnam

  • President John F. Kennedy was made the president of the United States and know he was the one to see over the Vietnam War

  • Two North Vietnam gun boats were said to have attacked an American Destroyer

  • US combat troops were sent to Da Nang

  • The first mass demonstation against the Vietnam War started in Washington with 20,000 protesters

  • North Vietnam and the Vietcong launched the Tet Offensive

  • Marshall McLuhan was quoted for saying "Vietnam was lost in the living rooms of America

  • 400 evacuees left Vietnamfoe the US

  • Bill Clition lifted the trade embargo on Vietnam

  • Bill Clinton restored diplomatic relations in

  • An outstanding young man named Collin Andrew Blatchfprd was born