Is the begging of world war one
The u.s became neutral
His wife was killed too
He was Austria-Hungary president
Lusitania is a American ship that was sunk by a German submarine
1200 people died and only 128 American citizens
Wilson was avoiding the war
He won the reelection
United States entered the war
Reason was because Germany sent a code to Mexico saying to attack the united states
congress passes the first neutrality act. The law is intended to keep the united states out of foregin conflicts
Germany invaded Poland
World War 2 ends with the surrender of Germany in May and Japan in September.
Japanese planes bomb the united states fleet at pearl harbor, Hawaii. The next day, the united states enters world war 2 on the allied side.
the united states navy defeats japan at the battled of midway
on d-day June 6, allied troops land at Normandy in France. Within a few months, France is liberated from the Nazis.
world war 2 ends with the surrender of Germany in may and Japan in September
united states planes break a soviet blockade by bringing desperately needed food, fuel, and supplies to the people of Berlin.
it was the begging of the Korean war. The war lasted at least 50 years.
friendship 7, with astrount john glenn aboard, blasts off for orbit around Earth
more than a half million american troops are fighting in vietnam.
the united states removes the last of its combat troops from South Vietnam.
Statues of former communists leaders are toppled as communism falls and the Soviet Union breaks up.