Presidents 1975-present

Main

Presidents

Gerald Ford (Republican)

1974 - 1977

Jimmy Carter (Democrat)

1977 - 1981

Ronald Reagan (Republican)

1981 - 1989

George H. Bush (Republican)

1989 - 1993

Bill Clinton (Democrat)

1993 - 2001

George W. Bush (Republican)

2001 - 2009

Barack Obama (Democrat)

2009 - Present

Legislation, Amendments, Supreme Court (Landmark Decisions)

O' Connor v. Donaldson

1975

Craig v. Boren

1976

Regents of University of Cal. v. Bakke

1978

Strickland v. Washington

1984

Bowers v. Hardwick

1986

Lee v. Weisman

1992

Godinez v. Moran

1993

Adarand Constructors Inc. v. Pena

1995

United States v. Virginia

1996

Romer v. Evans

1996

Washington v. Glucksberg

1997

City of Boeme v. Flores

1997

Stenberg v. Carhart

2000

Grutter v. Bollinger

2003

Lawrence v. Texas

2003

Georgia v. Randolph

2006

Gonzales v. Carhart

2007

Ricci v. DeStefano

2009

Montejo v. Louisiana

2009

United States v. Antoine Jones

2012

World Events (Relevant to U.S.)

Angolan Civil War

1975 - 2002

Material support

Helsinki Accords

1975

Camp David Accords

1978

Soviet war in Afghanistan

1979 - 1989

Salt II

1979

Iran Hostage crisis

1979

Three mile island nuclear accident

1979

Invasion of Grenada

1983

Beirut

1983

Air strikes on Libya

1986

United States invasion of Panama

1989 - 1990

Persian Gulf War

1990 - 1991

Intervention in Bosnia and Herzegovina

1995 - 1996

Invasion of Afghanistan

2001

Philippines

2002

Invasion of Iraq

2003

Osama Bin Laden Killed

2011

Benghazi attacks

2012

Technology

Laser Printer

1975

Ink jet printer

1976

Apple Lisa

1983

CD Rom

1984

Windows Program

1985

Doppler Radar

1988

High definition tv

1989

Gas powered fuel cell

1997

Viagra

1998

iPod

2001

Artificial heart

2001

Toyota's Hybrid Car

2003

Translucent Concrete

2004

YouTube

2005

High Altitude flying Windmill

2008

Society and Culture

Space shuttle challenger accident

1986

Hubble space telescope placed in orbit

1990

Waco siege

1993

World trade center bombing

1993

Oklahoma City bombing

1995

Terroist attacks on world trade center and pentagon

2001

Hurricane Katrina

2005

Boston bombing

2013