Landmark supreme court case. It said American state lays establishing segregation is unconstitutional.
5.Montgomery Bus Boycott
1954 - 1957
The Montgomery bus boycott was a political and social protest campaign against the policy of racial segregation on the public transit system of Montgomery, Alabama. It was a seminal event in the civil rights movement.
6.Cuban Missile Crisis
Oct 16, 1962 - Oct 28, 1962
A 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union initiated by the American discovery of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba.
March on Washington
August 28, 1963
The purpose of the march was to advocate for the civil and economic rights of African Americans.
1.Civil Rights Act
July 2, 1964
Landmark and labor law. It Abolished discrimination, by race, religion, sex, color, or national origin.
April 4, 1968
Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968.
April 29, 1992 - May 4, 1992
The 1992 Los Angeles riots were a series of riots and civil disturbances that occurred in Los Angeles County in April and May of 1992.
3.World Trade Center bombing
February 26, 1993
The 1993 World Trade Center bombing was a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, carried out on February 26, 1993, when a truck bomb detonated below the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York City.
4. Rwanda Genocide
April 7, 1994 - July 1994
The Rwandan genocide, also known as the genocide against the Tutsi, was a mass slaughter of Tutsi and moderate Hutu in Rwanda, which took place between 7 April and 15 July 1994 during the Rwandan Civil War.
Oklahoma City Bombing
April 19, 1995
The Oklahoma City bombing was a domestic terrorist truck bombing on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City.