Voting Rights Act of 1965

Events

The 17th Amendment was passed.

May 13, 1913

The 19th Amendment passed.

June 4, 1919

All native Americans are granted citizenship.

June 2, 1924

The Magnuson Act was passed.

April 13, 1943

The Civil Rights Act was passed.

Approx. June 9, 1960

The 23rd Amendment passed.

June 17, 1960

The 24th Amendment passed.

January 23, 1964

Harper v. Virginia board of Elections were in trial.

October 21, 1964

Voting rights act of 1965 passed.

Approx. August 6, 1965

The 26th amendment was passed.

March 10, 1971