Important Events in U.S. HIstory

Timeline for U.S. History Mid-Term 2012

Events

William the Conqueror invades England

1066

darkest part of Dark Ages

King John of England signs the Magna Carta

1215

1st time a rule was put on a king

Christopher Columbus arrives in the Americas

1492

Martin Luther starts Protestant Reformation

1517

England defeats Spanish Armada

1588

Pilgrims arrive in Plymouth

1620

1st English colony to succeed

Civil War

1761 - 1765

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

World War I

1914 - 1918

World War II

1939 - 1945