10 historic events In the USA

Timeline created by bsmendezdonche@gips.org
In History
  • 50

    Korean War 1950-53

    Korean War 1950-53
    Cold war conflict between communist and noncommunist on the Korean Peninsula
  • 51

    Truman becomes President

    Truman becomes President
    Truman speaks in the first coast to coast live television broadcast
  • First hydrogen bomb

     First hydrogen bomb
    Is detonated by the U.S on Eniwetok, an atoll in the Marshall Islands
  • Passing Information

    Passing Information
    Julius and Ethel Rosenberg executed for passing secret information about the first Hydrogen bomb to the Soviets.
  • Brown Vs Board of Education

    Brown Vs Board of Education
    Declares that racial segregation in schools is unconstitutional.
  • Explorer 1

    Explorer 1
    First American satellite, is launched
  • Alaska

    Alaska
    Alaska becomes the 49th state
  • Hawaii

    Hawaii
    Becomes the 50th state
  • Martin Luther King Jr

    Martin Luther King Jr
    Delivered his "I Have A Dream" speech to a crowd of 200,000 people
  • John F. Kennedy

    John F. Kennedy
    Was Assassinated in Dallas Texas