America's Century Timeline - Allison Belmont

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William McKinley in Office (1897)

1897

Theodore Roosevelt in Office (1901)

1901

First Airplane Fight (1903)

1903

The Jungle Published (1906)

1906

16th Amendment - Federal Income Tax (1909)

1909

NAACP Founded (1909)

1909

William H. Taft in Office (1909)

1909

Woodrow Wilson in Office (1913)

1913

Henry Ford Develops the Assembly Line (1913)

1913

WW1 Starts (1914)

1914

The Lusitania is Sunk (1915)

1915

The Russian Revolution (1917)

1917

WW1 Ends (1918)

1918

Prohibition Begins (1920)

1920

1st Radio Broadcast (1920)

1920

19th Amendment - Women's Right to Vote (1920)

1920

Warren G. Harding in Office (1921)

1921

The Orchard School is Founded (1923)

1923

Calvin Coolidge in Office (1923)

1923

The Traffic Signal Invented by Garrett Morgan (1923)

1923

Rocket Invented by Robert Goddard (1926)

1926

Lindbergh Solos the Atlantic (1927)

1927

1st Talking Movie (1927)

1927

Penicillin Invented by Alexander Fleming (1928)

1928

The Stock Market Crash (1929)

1929

Television Invented by Vladmir Zworykin (1929)

1929

Herbert Hoover in Office (1929)

1929

Leslie Walter Belmont is Born (1931)

1931

Japan Invades Manchuria (1931)

1931

Adolf Hitler Becomes Chancellor of Germany (1933)

1933

FDR Introduces the New Deal Legislation (1933)

1933

Tennessee Valley Authority (1933)

1933

Franklin D. Roosevelt in Office (1933)

1933

Social Security Act (1935)

1935

WPA (1935)

1935

Blood Plasma Preservation Invented by Dr. Charles Drew (1938)

1938

Xerox Invented by Chester Carlos (1938)

1938

WW2 Started (1939)

1939

Germany Invades Poland (1939)

1939

Japan Attacks Pearl Harbor (1941)

1941

D-Day Invasion of Normandy (1944)

1944

Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima (1945)

1945

Harry S. Truman in Office (1945)

1945

Microwave Invented by Percy Le Baron (1946)

1946

The Berlin Airlift (1948)

1948

Velcro Invented by George de Mestral (1948)

1948

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (1949)

1949

North Korea Invades South Korea (1950)

1950