Untitled timeline

World Events

D-day in Normandy

June 6 1944

A-bomb dropped

1945

Hitler's suicide

April 30 1945

Japanese peace treaty signed

Sept. 8 1951

Elvis Presley's 1st TV appearance

Jan 28 1956

Fidel Castro gains power

Feb. 16 1959

Hippie Movement

1960 - 1969

Pope John XXIII dies

June 3 1963

Medicare begins

July 1 1966

"Vietnamization"

1969

11 Israeli olympic athletes die

sept 5 1972

•E.T. Movie Released

June 11 1982

Cabbage Patch Kids

1983

Hole in the Ozone Layer Discovered

1985

DNA First Used to Convict Criminals

1987

U.S. President Bush Says He Doesn't Like Broccoli

1989

hubble the famous telescope was launched

1990

Columbine Tragedy

April 20,1999

End of the century

jan 1 2000

911

Sept 11 2001