The Timeline of My Life

Events

Born

1900

World War I

1914 - 1918

I use my first-aid kit while serving as an ambulance driver in World War I

1918

Prohibition

1919 - 1933

Byng-King Crisis

1926

My Wedding

1926

I win a gold medal in the 100m sprint in the Amsterdam Olympics

1928

The stock market crashes and triggers the Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Government introduces Relief Camps for unemployed young men

1932 - 1936

The Nazis come to power

1933 - 1945

I use my map for the "On-To-Ottawa Trek"

1935

World War II

1939 - 1945

I wore my helmet when i was a firefighter in World War II

1940 - 1943

Pearl Harbour is attacked by the Japanese

1941

Dieppe Raid

1942 - 1943

United States dropped atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

1945

Germany surrenders

1945

Japan Surrenders

1945

The Baby Boom

1946 - 1964

The Cold War

1947 - 1991

I use my textbook to teach baby boomers at school

1950 - 1960

Television comes to Canada

1952

I use my poster to protest against the Vietnam War as an activist

1961 - 1965

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

The Red Maple Leaf becomes Canada's flag

1965

Canada turns 100

1967

October Crisis

1970

Energy Crisis

1973 - 1974

I volunteer as a tour guide at the CN Tower

1976 - 1979

CN Tower becomes tallest freestanding structure in the world

1976