Wars and Revolutions

Timeline

Declaration of Independence (1776)

1776

Compromise of 1820

1820

Compromise of 1850

1850

Lincoln elected (1860)

1860

Secession (1861)

1861

Plessy vs. Fergeson (1896)

1896

Spanish-American War (1898)

1898

NAACP Founded (1909)

1909

The Russian Revolution (1917)

1917

Hitler comes to power (1933)

1933

Brown vs, Board of Education (1954)

1954

Cuban Missile Crisis (1962)

1962

Birmingham Bombing (1963)

1963

Kennedy Assassination (1963)

1963

Civil Rights Act (1964)

1964

Martin Luther King Assassination (1968)

1968

Timeline

American Revolution (1775-1783)

1775 - 1783

French Revolution (1789-1799)

1789 - 1799

Reconstruction (1860-1877)

1860 - 1877

The Civil War (1861-1865)

1861 - 1865

Jim Crow Period (1877-1954)

1877 - 1954

World War I (1914-1918)

1914 - 1918

The Great Depression (1928-1933)

1928 - 1933

World War II (1939-1948)

1939 - 1948

Korean War (1950-1953)

1950 - 1953

Vietnam War (1965-1975)

1965 - 1975

Persian Gulf War (1990-1991)

1990 - 1991

Afghanistan (2001-2013)

2001 - 2013

Iraq (2003-2011)

2003 - 2011