1946-1974

Main

Presidents

Harry S. Truman

1945 - 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

Jonh F. Kennnedy

1961 - 1963

Lyndon B. Johnson

1963 - 1969

Richard M. Nixon

1969 - 1974

Legislation, Amendments, & Supreme Court

Everson v. Boardof Education

1947 - 1948

23 Amendment-Sufferage

1961 - 1962

25 Amendment-Abolish Poll Taxes

1964 - 1965

24 Amendment-Abolish Poll Taxes

1964 - 1965

25 Amendment-Presidential Succession

1967 - 1968

New York Times v. United States

1971 - 1972

Society and Culture

Counterculture

1950 - 1970

Civil Rights Movement

1955 - 1968

Women's Rights Movement

1960 - 1980

Kennedy Assasination

Nov 22, 1963 - Nov 23, 1963

Martin Luther King Jr. Assasination

April 4, 1968 - April 5, 1968

Kent State University Shootings

May 4, 1970 - May 5, 1970

Technology

Microwave Oven

1946 - 1947

Cameras(Polaroid)

1947 - 1948

Polio Vacine

1955 - 1956

Video Recorder

1956 - 1957

E-mail

1972 - 1973

World Events(U.S.)

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Suez Canal Crisis

1956 - 1957

Castro is Ruler of Cuba

1959 - 1960

East Germany Builds Berlin Wall

1961 - 1962

U.S. invades Cambodia

1970 - 1971

American involvement in Vietnam War ends

1973 - 1974