Aaron quach JFK timeline

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brown vs. board of education

may 17 1954

montgomery bus boycott

dec 1 1955

little rock nine intergrate central high school in little rock arkansas

1957

greensboro NC sit in

feb 1, 1960

John F Kennedy is sworn in as president

January 20, 1961

peace corps is created

march 1, 1961

bay of pigs invasion

april 17, 1961

freedom riders

may 4 1961

berlin wall is constructed

august 13, 1961

John Glenn becomes the first american to orbit the earth

feb 20 1962

cuban missile crisis

oct 1962

freedom summer

june 1963

assassination of medgar evers

june 12 1963

march on washington

aug 28 1963

JFK is assassinated and LBJ becomes president

nov 24, 1963

lee harvey oswald is assassinated by jack ruby

nov 24 1963

24th amendment is ratified outlawing poll taxes

jan 23 1964

civil rights act of 1964

july 2, 1964

economic opportunity act is enacted

aug 20 1964

assassination of malcolm x

feb 21, 1965

sema AL march

march 14, 1965

Medicare and medicaaid are established

July 30, 1965

voting rights act is established

aug 6, 1965

watts riots

aug 11 1965 - aug 15 1965

miranda vs. arizona

june 13, 1966

black panther party is formed

oct 15 1966

detroit riots

july 2 1967

poor peoples campaign

nov 27 1967

assassination of MLK jr.

april 4, 1968

civil rights act of 1968

april 11 1968