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Little Rock Nine

September 4, 957

Nine students from Little Rock were going to enroll in an all white school

Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand

1914

His wife was killed too.
Leads to World War 1 in Europe
The U.S. remains neutral
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The Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Almost 1,200 people were drowned.
128 Americans died.
A German submarine causes the sinking of the ship.

President Wilson Wins Reelection

1916

Staying neutral during the war helped Wilson win his reelection.

U.S. Enters War

1917

Wilson wanted the world safe for democracy.
Wilson said that it was noble of the U.S. to help the Allied Powers.
the Russian Revolution begins, which leads to Wilson`s decision to enter war.

World War 1 Ends

1918

An armistice end the war, mad by President Wilson.
The war ended on November 11,1918.
An Influenza epidemic kills millions worldwide
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Greensboro Sit-ins

Feb. 1, 1960

Four African-American students went to Greensboro, an all whites diner to get food. But service was decline to them. The four students along with more as time went on. They did make some progress.

The Freedom Riders

May 4, 1961

A group of people who went to the Supreme Court to talk to them about segregation.

Birmingham Alabama Church Bombing

Sept. 15, 1963

The church was bombed on September 15, 1963. I t was the pace meetings were held for civil right.

Bloody Sunday

March 25, 1965

Martin Luther King led a march. They marched from Selma to Montgomery. They were told to turn back but they did not want to do that. The police came and beat many people and some even died.

Martin Luther King`s Assinassation

April 4, 1968

Martin Luther KIng was killed in April 4, 1968. He was standin on a balcony when he was shot on the cheek. The bullet went through his right cheek and stop at his shoulder blade.

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