1975 - Present

Presidents

Gerald R. Ford

1974 - 1977

Jimmy Carter

1977 - 1981

Ronald Reagan

1981 - 1989

George H. W. Bush

1989 - 1993

Bill Clinton

1993 - 2001

George W. Bush

2001 - 2009

Barack Obama

2009

Technology

Atari

1977

Walkman stereo

1979

Personal Computer

1981

Mobile phone

1983

Hubble Space Telescope

1990

Electric cars

1990

MP3 player

1997

Google

1998

Nintendo Wii

2006

iPhone

2007

Legislation, Amendments, Supreme Court

Crude Oil Windfall Profits Tax Act

1980

United States V. Mendenhall

1980

Economic Recovery Act

1981

Savings and Loan crisis

1989

27th Amendment

1992

United States V. Bormes

2012

World Events (relevant to the U.S.)

Jimmy Carter elected 39th President

1976

Mount St. Helens erupts

1980

U.S. enters major Recession

1990

John F. Kennedy Jr. dies in plane crash

1999

Columbine shooting

1999

Invasion of Iraq

2003

Society and Culture

The Unemployment Rate in the US reaches 9.2%

1975

13 Tornadoes ripped through Texas and Oklahoma

1979

John Lennon shot to death

1980

Pac-Man released

1980

The Simpsons aired on television

1990

Home use of World Wide Web

1992