Woodrow Wilson presidential term https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&cad=rja&docid=gZaTPYvPL-S3gM&tbnid=3y-C6pVrD3TG2M:&ved=0CAUQjRw&url=http%3A%2F%2Fmillercenter.org%2Fpresident%2Fwilson&ei=n52JUe-LHMmjqQHR6IGgBQ&bvm=bv.46226182,d.aWc&psig=AFQjCNE53YB1P8uj5UyoGEN-rj5DsSsVNA&ust=1368059660335106
Leads to WWI
US remains neutral
WWI begins in Europe
His wife was killed
World war I begins and an armistice ends WWI on November 11
Nearly 1,200 people including 128 American citizens die
Jeff Mclemore warns Americans on traveling on armed ships of countries at war
Woodrow Wilson is reelected for his second term
Estimated 1,000,000 die and are wounded
Flu kills millions worldwide
U.S. signs peace treaty with Germany
The eighteenth amendment bans the making or selling of alcoholic beverages
Senate rejects the treaty of Versailles
The Emergency Quota Act limits immigration in the United States.
Warren G. Harding becomes the new president
Benito Mussolini comes to power and his Fascist party in Italy.
The Union of Soviet socialist Republics is formed
The Senate Public Lands Committee begins investigating the Teapot Dome scandal
Calvin Coolidge presidential term
Congress had guaranteed Native Americans citizenship.
John scope is arrested for teaching the theory of evolution.
The United States intervenes in Nicaragua
Charlie Lindbergh flies across the Atlantic ocean by himself.
The Kellogg-Brand Pact outlaws war.
Herbert Hoover presidential term
More then 5,000 banks closed due to the economic crash
The Great Depression spreads to Europe and then throughout the world
The stock market crashes in 1929 known as The Great Depression
Japanese forces capture Manchuria in northeastern China
Herbert Hoover asked Congress to approve the Reconstruction Fiance Coporation
Jobless Bonus Army marchers protest for 2 months outside the capitol building in Washington D.C.
Franklin D. Roosevelt presidential term
Adolf Hitler comes to power in Germany.
Congress passed the National Labor Relations Act. It protected workers from unfair management practices and gave workers the right to collective bargaining.
Ethiopia is attacked by Italy
Congress pass the first Neutrality Act. The law is intended to keep the united states out of foreign conflicts.
Roosevelt wins reelection as president
Japan starts a war in China. Japanese forces would later on control northern and central China.
Roosevelt put forth a plan to expand the Supreme Court justices from 9 to 15. He later on withdrew his plan
Mexico seizes foreign oil holdings
World war II begins as Germany invades Poland. The war would end in 1945
France decides to surrender to German forces.
On December 7 1941 Japanese planes bomb the United States fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
The day after Pearl Harbor U.S. decides to enter World War II on the Allied sides.
The united states and it's navy defeat Japan at Midway island
Britain defeats German forces in Egypt
France is liberated from the German Nazis
On June 6 1944 Allied troops land at Normandy, France
German troops are driven out of the Soviet Union
Harry S. Truman presidential term
Germany surrenders to Allied forces. Hitler found dead. Had committed sucide
With the surrender of Japan World War II ends
The cold war lasted for almost 50 years. It was the United states and their allies (North Atlantic Treaty Organization or NATO.) against the Soviet Union and it's allies. (The Warsaw Pact)
The state department in Washington D.C. received a telegram from George Kennan on how he was worried about the activities the Soviet Union.
The Philippines get's its independence from the U.S.
United states planes break a Soviet blockade by bringing desperately needed food, fuel, and other supplies to the people of Berlin
The Korean War begins in 1950 and ends on July of 1953
Dwight D. Eisenhower presidential term
Vietnam war begins in 1959. eventually on 1975 The Vietnam war ends with communists win control over all of south Vietnam.
Fidel Castro becomes the leader of Cuba
John F Kennedy becomes the president.. He terms would be cut short when he is assassinated on November 22nd 1963
Friendship 7 launches with astronaut John Gleen aboard to begin its orbit around the earth.
Lyndon B. Johnson becomes president after the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
In 1968 the president of the united states decides to send troops to south Vietnam.
Richard M. Nixon presidential term
Gerald R. Ford presidential term
The united states removes the last of its troops out of South Vietnam.
Jimmy Carter presidential term
Ronald Reagan presidential term
George H. W. Bush presidential term
The Berlin wall is destroyed by the people of Berlin