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Assassination of Archduke Francis

1914

lead to world war 1 in Europe
The United States remains neutral
His wife was killed too

German Submarine sinks

1915

Nearly 1,200 people, including 128 American citizens died.
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President Wilson wins reelection

1916

The president wins the reelection by avoiding war
An estimated one million soldiers are killed and wounded in the Battle of Verdun

The United States

1917

The United States enters the war
The Russian Revolution begins

World War 1 Ended

1918

An influenza epidemic kills millions worldwide
An armistice ends the war on November 11

The Eighteenth amendment

1919

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The eighteenth amendment bans the making or selling of alcoholic beverages.

The senate rejects

1919

The senate rejects the Treaty of Versailles

Telegraphic Ticker

1920


The economic boom of the boosts the stock market.

The emergency quota act

1921

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The Emergency quota act limits immigration to the united states.

The United States Signs peace treaty

1927

United states planes break a Soviet blockade

1948

The United States planes break a Soviet blockade by bringing desperately needed food, fuel, and supplies to the people of Berlin.http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTrPXAXWhwVazUtuyGS5ZF7nUXGI8cG647cMi5LSA1Q07yFC-Nl

Rocketing into orbit

1962

Friendship 7, with astronaut John Glenn aboard, blasts off for orbit around Earth.http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcT5nBGHDmVmwhHtteFZ4ng35-ttmOL4MN5q4NQcEBKscbkpFfQG

On patrol in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

1968

More than a half million American troops are fighting in Vietnam.http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcS9YysYiOK4F_rdtQg8s8_k5q9NYdX8230SAlaa52tydmp-qB8i3Q

troops being removed from South Vietnam

1974

Then United States removes the last of its combat troops from South Vietnam.

Statues of former communist leaders are toppled

1991

Statues of former communist leaders are toppled as communism falls and the soviet union breaks up.

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I was born

1999