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First Airplane Flight

1903

Publication of The Jungle

1906

NAACP founded

1909

Henry Ford develops assembly line

1913

16th Amendment

1913

World War I Begins

1914

Lusitania sinks

1915

Russian Revolution

1917

World War I ends

1918

19th Amendment

1920

1st radio broadcast

1920

Prohibition begins

1920

Orchard School founded

1923

Robert Goddard- rocket

1923

Garrett Morgan- Traffic signal

1923

1st talking movie

1927

Lindbergh solos the Altlantic

1927

Alexander Flemming- Penicillin

1928

Vladimir Zworykin- television

1929

Stock Market Crashes

1929

Japan invades Manchuria

1931

FDR introduces New Deal legislation

1933

Adolf Hitler becomes chancellor of Germany

1933

Tennessee Valley Authority

1933

Social Security Act

1935

WPA

1935

Birth of Padam Jain (my grandfather)

December 5, 1935

Charlie Carlson- Xerox

1938

Dr. Charles Drew- Blood plasma preservation

1938

Germany invades Poland

1939

Japan attacks Pearl Harbor

1941

D-Day invasion of Normandy

1944

Atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima/Nagasaki

1945

Percy Le Baron- microwave

1946

George de Mestral- Velcro

1948

Berlin Airlift

1948 - 1949

NATO created

1949

North Korea invades South Korea

1950

Presidencies

William McKinley

1897 - 1901

Theodore Roosevelt

1901 - 1909

William H. Taft

1909 - 1913

Woodrow Wilson

1913 - 1921

Warren G. Harding

1921 - 1923

Calvin Coolidge

1923 - 1929

Herbert Hoover

1929 - 1933

Franklin D. Roosevelt

1933 - 1945

Harry Truman

1945 - 1953