Tapestry of Grace Year 4 Unit r History-O prep

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1968-1974

President Richard Nixon

1969

Neil Armstrong: First man to walk on the moon

1973

Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision

1973

U.S. pulls out of Vietnam

1974

President Nixon resigns

1974-1977

President Gerald Ford

1977-1981

President Jimmy Carter

1978

Camp David Accords (Israel & Egypt Peace Treaty)

1979-1981

Iranian Hostage Crisis (taken from U.S. Embassy)

1980-1988

Iran-Iraq War

1981-1989

President Ronald Reagan

1986

Iran-Contra scandal investigated by Congress

1989-1993

President George H. W. Bush

1989

The Berlin Wall torn down

1991

Operation Desert Storm

1991

U.S.S.R. officially dissolves

1993-2001

President Bill Clinton

1993

Palestinian-Israeli Peace Agreement (Arafat+Rabin)

1994

Nelson Mandela elected President of South Africa

2001-2009

President George W. Bush

2001

Terrorists attack U.S.A. (in commercial jets)

2001

U.S. declares war on Afghanistan

2003

U.S. invades Iraq

2009- ?

President Barack Obama

2007

President Bush orders troop surge in Iraq

2005

Hurricane Katrina devastates New Orleans

2004

Supreme Court rules imprisoned terrorists must have access to US Courts

2001

U.S. Patriot Act Gives Far-reaching Powers to Law-enforcement agencies

1999

NATO intervenes in Kosovo (forcing Milosevic to withdraw)

1997

British Princess Diana is killed in auto accident

1997

Dolly the sheep is the first cloned mammal

1995

Federal Building in Oklahoma City bombed

1994

Rwanda Civil War leads to genocide (Hutus v. Tutsis)

1993

Branch Davidian massacre in Waco, TX

1992

Bosnia declares independence from Yugoslavia

1990

Saddam Hussein invades Kuwait

1989

Communist troops kill demonstrators in Tiananmen Square

1986

Space Shuttle Challenger explodes on take off

1979

OPEC enforces another oil embargo

1979

Saddam Hussein makes himself President of Iraq

1979

Khomeini leads Iranian Revolution & Declares it an Islamic Republic

1979

U.S.S.R. invades Afghanistan

1979

Economic Reform (Four Moderinizations) in China

1979

Three Mile Island nuclear accident

1978

James "Jim" Warren Jones leads Jonestown Massacre (Guyana)

1976

Mao Zedong dies at 82

1975

South Vietnam falls to Communist North Vietnam

1974

President Ford pardons Richard Nixon

1963

Shah Pahlavi starts White Revolution to modernize Iran

Feb. 1, 1993

Space Shuttle Columbia explodes in re-entry

Oct. 2000

USS Cole attacked by terrorists (in Yemen)

Feb. 3, 1993

Truck bomb exploded in parking lot of World Trade Center (NYC)

2002

Euro replaced currency in 12 European Union nations

Dec. 1998

President Bill Clinton is impeached by House of Representatives

1982

Falkland War (British & Argentina; UK won)

1989

US deposed Manuel Noriega from Panama

1999

US turned over Panama Canal to Panama

1997

Hong Kong returned to Chinese (British 99-year lease expired)

1995

Israeli Prime Minister Yithak Rabin assassinated

1981

Anwar El Sadat assassinated

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