SUPER TIMELINE

Events

Teheran Conference

1943

GI Bill

1944

HUAC

1944

Poland Issues

1944 - 1946

Dumbarton Oaks Conference

1944

"Postwar Contract"

1945

Keynesian Economics

1945

Potsdam Conference

1945

Operation Dixie

1946 - 1953

Dr. Benjamin Spock

1946

Jackie Robinson

1947

Levvitowns

1947

Taft-Hartley Act

1947

National Security Act of 1947

1947

Truman Doctrine

1947

Atomic Energy Commission

1947

Dixiecrats

1948

Shelley v. Kramer

1948

Syngman Rhee

1948 - 1960

Alger Hiss

1948 - 1950

Marshall Plan

1948 - 1951

National Housing Act

1949

Fair Deal

1949

NATO

1949

Martin Luther King Jr.

1950 - 1968

Corporate Consolidation

1950 - 1960

NSC-68

1950

38th Parallel

1950

Television

1951

Checkers Speech

1952

Hydrogen Bomb

1952

Earl Warren

1953 - 1969

Brown v. Board of Education

1954

Domino Theory

1954

Geneva Accords

1954

Brown II

1955

Emmett Till

1955

Rosa Parks

1955

Montgomery Bus Boycott

1955 - 1956

Consumer Crazes

1955

AFL-CIO

1955

Southern Manifesto

1956

Beatniks

1956 - 1965

Suez Crisis

1956

Watkins v. US

1957

Little Rock Central HS

1957

Civil Rights Act of 1957

1957

Sputnik/Explorer

1957 - 1958

Eisenhower Doctrine

1957

Nikita Krushchev

1958 - 1964

SNCC & SCLC

1960 - 1970

Juvenile Delinquency

1960

U-2 Crisis

1960

New Frontier

1960

Alliance for Progress

1961

Declaration of Indian Purposes

1961

Mapp v. Ohio

1961

Bay of Pigs

1961

Military Industrial Complex

1961

James Meredith

1962

Baker v. Carr

1962

Engel v. Vitale

1962

Port Huron Statement

1962

Students for a Democratic Society

1962 - 1969

Silent Spring

1962

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Eugene "Bull" Connors

1963

Gideon v. Wainwright

1963

The Feminine Mystique

1963

Oswald/Ruby

1963

George Wallace

1963 - 1967

Warren Commission

1964

Freedom Summer

1964

Chicano Activism

1964

Escobedo v. Illinois

1964

24th Amendment

1964

Civil Rights Act of 1964

1964

Great Society

1964 - 1965

War on Poverty

1964 - 1965

Title VII

1964

De Jure/De Facto

1965

Malcolm X

1965

Cesar Chavez

1965

Griswold v. Connecticut

1965

Medicare and Medicaid

1965

Immigration Act of 1965

1965

Dominican Republic Intervention

1965

Miranda v. Arizona

1966

HUD

1966

Loving v. Virginia

1967

AIM

1968

Brandenburg v. Ohio

1969

Shuttlesworth v. Birmingham

1969

Stonewall Riot

1969

Woodstock

1969

Earth Day

1970

Wounded Knee

1971

Sandra Day O'Connor

1981

ERA

1982