APUSH Unit 1 Timeline by Ariana Vasquez

Events

Gi BIll

June 22, 1944

Harry Truman

April 12, 1945 - January 20, 1953

President

Containment Policy

Approx. 1946

Baby Boom

1946 - 1964

Joseph McCarthy

1947 - 1957

When he was the senate till he died

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Truman Doctrine

Approx. March 12, 1947

Taft Hartley Act

June 23, 1947

Arms Race

August 1947

National Security Act

September 8, 1947

Alger Hiss Caught

1948

States Rights Party

1948

Berlin Airlift

June 24, 1948 - May 12, 1949

Fair Deal

January 5, 1949

Marshall Plan

April 3, 1949

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)

April 4, 1949

Iran Hostage Crisis

November 4, 1949 - January 20, 1981

Suburban Growth Started To Happen

1950

Modern Republicanism

1950

Rosenberg Case

July 1950 - June 19, 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

President

Vietnamization

1954 - 1975

Domino Theory

April 7,1954

Brown v. Board of Education

May 17, 1954

Montgomery Bus Boycott

December 5, 1955 - December 20, 1956

Highway Act/ Interstate Highway System

June 29, 1956

Little Rock Crisis

1957

Southern Christian Leadership Conference

January 10, 1957

The Affluent Society

1958

When the book was published

NASA Formed

July 29, 1958

Rosa Parks Arrested

December 1, 1958

New Frontier

1960

The Sunbelt

1960

Environmental Movement

1960

Sit-In Movement

February 1, 1960

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

April 1, 1960

U-2 Incident

May 1, 1960

John F. Kennedy

1961 - 1963

President

Military Industrial Complex

January 17, 1961

Bay Of Pigs

April 17, 1961 - April 19, 1961

National Farm Workers Association

1962

When Cesar Chavez founded the association

Cuban Missle Crisis

October 14, 1962 - October 28, 1962

Lyndon B. Johnson

1963 - 1969

President

Feminine Mystique

1963

When the book was published

Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

August 5, 1963

"I Have A Dream" Speech / March on Washington

August 28, 1963

John F. Kennedy Assassination

November 22, 1963

Twenty Fourth Amendment/Voting Rights Act

1964

Reynolds v. Sims "one man, one vote"

1964

Civil Rights Act

1964

Great Society

1964

War on Poverty

January 8, 1964

Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

August 7, 1964

Students for Democratic Society

1965

Elementary and Secondary Education Act

April 7, 1965

Medicare/Medicaid

July 30, 1965

National Organization for Women

1966

Black Panthers

October 15, 1966

When they formed

Tet Offensive

January 30, 1968

MLK Assassination

April 4, 1968

OPEC/ Oil Embargo

September 10, 1968 - September 14, 1968

New Federalism

1969

Richard NIxon

1969 - 1974

President

Gay Liberation

June 28, 1969

Detente

1971

Equal Rights Amendment

March 22, 1972

Watergate

June 17, 1972

Roe v. Wade

1973

Ended

War Powers Act

November 7, 1973

Gerald Ford

1974 - 1977

President

Indian Self-Determination Act

1975

Jimmy Carter

1977 - 1989

President

Regents of University of California v. Bakke

1978

Ended

Camp David Accords

September 17, 1978

Three Mile Island

March 28, 1979

Religious Fundamentalism

1980

Ronald Reagan

1981 - 1989

President

Iran-Contra Affair

August 20, 1985 - March 4, 1987

Immigration Reform and Control Act

November 6, 1986

North America Free Trade Act (NAFTA)

1989

Fall of the Berlin Wall

November 9, 1989