Savage Acts: Wars for Democracy 1898- 1975

Events

1800's European Colonialism

1800

Spanish- American War

April 1898 - August 1898

Theodore Roosevelt

September 14, 1901 - March 4, 1909

President Wilson

March 4, 1913 - March 4, 1921

World War I

July 28, 1914 - November 11, 1918

U.S. Proclaims Neutrality in WWI

August 4, 1914

IWW opposes the war

November 1916

Resolution is passed against war in November 1916

1917 Bolshevik (Communist) Revolution in Russia

November 7, 1917

Wilson's 14 points

January 8, 1918

Treaty of Versailles

June 28, 1919 - January 21, 1921

The Roaring 20's

1920 - 1929

Great Depression

October 29, 1929 - 1939

Stock Market Crash

October 29, 1929

Election of FDR

November 8, 1932

Rise of Hitler

January 30, 1933

Hitler is declared as Chancelor

New Deal

March 4, 1933

FDR's first inaugural address

World War II

September 1, 1939 - September 2, 1945

Hitler invades Europe

May 10, 1940

Germany attacks in the west

Pearl Harbor Bombing

December 7, 1941

Japanese Internment Camps in the U.S.

February 19, 1942

Executive Order 9066 is passed

Dwight D. Eisenhower "D-Day"

June 6, 1944

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings

August 6, 1945 - August 9, 1945

Cold War US and USSR

1947 - 1991

McCarthyism 50's Paranoia and the Korean War

June 25, 1950 - July 27, 1953

Vietnam War

November 1, 1955 - April 30, 1975

Issues of 1967

1967

Issues of 1968

1968

Water Gate Scandal

August 9, 1974

President Nixon resigns from the Presidency

Fall of Saigon

April 30, 1975