American History & Literature 1900-1980 Timeline

Events

Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909)

1901 - 1909

Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993)

1908 - 1993

William H. Taft (1909)

1909

Formation of NAACP (1909)

1909

Woodrow Wilson (1913)

1913

William H. Taft (1913)

1913

WW1 (1914)

1914

Booker T washington (1856-1915)

1915

WW1 (1918)

1918

HUAC/Mcarthyism (1919)

1919

Women's Suffrage (1920)

1920

Woodrow Wilson (1921)

1921

Warren G. Harding (1921)

1921

Warren G. Harding (1923)

1923

James Baldwin (1924)

1924

Malcom X (1925)

1925

Maya Angelou (1928)

1928

MLKJ (1929)

1929

Herbert Hoover (1929)

1929

Herbert Hoover (1933)

1933

WW2 (1939)

1939

Jesse Jackson (1941- Present)

1941

WW2 (1945)

1945

Desegregation of the US military (1948)

1948

Korean War (1950)

1950

Brown V. Board of Ed (1952)

1952

Korean War (1953)

1953

Brown V. Board of Ed (1954)

1954

Vietnam War (1955)

1955

WEB Debois (1868-1963)

1963

Million Man March (1963)

1963

Civil Rights Act of (1964)

1964

Malcom X (1965)

1965

MLKJ (1968)

1968

HUAC/Mcarthyism (1975)

1975

Vietnam War (1975)

1975