Industrial Revolution Events

Events

Invention of modern day battery

1800

Alessandro Volta created the battery.

Thomas Jefferson becomes president

1801

He was the 3rd president.

Ohio becomes a state

1803

Ohio is the 17th state in the U.S.

The Lewis and Clark expedition

1804

It took 2 years, four months, and 10 days.

Man-made electrical lighting

1809

Thomas Edison invented the light bulb.

War of 1812

1812

Roughly 15,000 americans died in the war of 1812

Indiana becomes a state

1816

Indiana be came a state on December 1816

The Alamo

1836

The Alamo was in San Antonio.

Abraham Lincoln becomes president

1860

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president.

Begging of The Civil War

1861

The Civil war lasted for 4 years.

First gasoline powered car

1897

Karl Benz invented the first ever gasoline powered car.

Start of World War 1

1914

WWI lasted 4 years.

Women get the right to vote

1920

The 19th U.S. Amendment granted women to vote.

World War 2 begins

1939

World War 2 lasted 6 years

Mount Rushmore completed

1941

Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt are all carved into mount Rushmore.