The Rise of A Super Power

Timeline created by JWill85
In History
  • New President

    New President
    Warren G. Harding wins the presidential campaign of 1920
  • Emergency Quota Act

    Emergency Quota Act
    The Emergency Quota Act restricted the number of immigrants admitted from any country annually to 3% of the number of residents from that same country living in the United States as of the U.S. Census of 1910.
  • The Limitation of Armaments

    The Limitation of Armaments
    A treaty between the United States of America, the British Empire,. France, Italy, and Japan, limiting naval armament
  • Calvin Coolidge

    Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge takes office following the untimely death of President Harding
  • Indian Citizenship Act

    Indian Citizenship Act
    The Indian Citizenship Act granted this right to all Native Americans that had been born within the territory of the United States.
  • Black Tuesday

    Black Tuesday
    The Great Depression begins as the Worlds economy crashes
  • Public Works Administration

    Public Works Administration
    It was created by the National Industrial Recovery Act in June 1933 in response to the Great Depression. It built large-scale public works such as dams, bridges, hospitals, and schools.
  • FDR

    FDR
    Franklin D. Roosevelt would begin his first of three terms becoming the only president to serve more than two terms.
  • 21st Amendment

    21st Amendment
    The 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is passed, ending prohibition.
  • World War II Begins

    World War II Begins
    Germany invades Poland sparking the beginning of World War II.
  • America is Under Attack

    America is Under Attack
    Japan carried out a surprise attack on American Naval Pearl Harbor. A day later America declared War on the entire Axis. 1,100 plus men and women died on this day.