electronic timeline

Events

Mexican American War

1846 - 1848

Segregation: whites and blacks

1849 - 1954

American Civil war

1861 - 1865

KKK was founded

1865

Spanish American War

1898

World War 1

1914 - 1918

Mexican Revolutionary Pancho Villa leads a night raid

1916

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Tuskegee Syphilis experiment

1932 - 1972

World War II

1941 - 1945

Pearl Harbor

December 7, 1941

Cold War

1947 - 1991

civil rights movement

1954 - 1968

Nixon declares war on drugs

1971

Abortion became legal

1973

600 kilograms of cocaine "Medellin Massacre"

1975

9/11 terrorist attack

09/11/2001

iraq war

2003 - 2011

The new Klan: police officers

2015

civil rights

war

culture