Gavin C. Lloyd 1946-1974

Main

The Presidents

Truman

1945 - 1953

Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

J.F.K.

1961 - 1963

L.B.J.

1963 - 1969

Nixon

1969 - 1974

Legislation, Amendments, and Supreme Court Decisions

Twenty Second Amendment

March 21, 1947 - Feb. 27, 1951

Brown VS Board of Education

1954

Twenty Third Amendment

June 16, 1960 - March 29, 1961

Mapp VS Ohio

1961

Twenty Fourth Amendment

Aug. 27, 1962 - Jan. 23, 1964

Twenty Fifth Amendment

July 6, 1965 - Feb. 5, 1967

Miranda VS Arizona

1966

New York Times VS United States

1971

Twenty Sixth Amendment

March 23, 1971 - July 1, 1971

United States VS Nixon

1974

World Events

The Vietnam War

1946 - 1975

The Cold War

1946 - 1991

The Korean War

1950 - 1953

North Korea Invades South Korea

1950

Berlin Wall Built

1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

Oct. 1962

Tet Offensive

1968

The My Lai Massacre

1968

Society and Culture

Harvard Admits Women

1950

First Ever Credit Card

1950

The Montgomery Bus Boycott

1955 - 1956

The Little Rock Nine Attend Little Rock High School

1957

Civil Rights Act of 1964

1964

M.L.K. Assassinated

April 4, 1968

Woodstock Concert

Aug. 15, 1969 - Aug. 18, 1969

Kent State Riot and Shootings

May 4, 1970

Technology

First Computer Invented

1946

Floppy Disk Invented

1971

First Cell Phone

1973