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67 terms

USAP 2nd semester 5

STUDY
PLAY
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
1930
Bonus Army march on Washington
1932
Roosevelt elected
1932
"First Hundred Days"
1933
Agricultural Adjustment Act
1933
National Industrial Recovery Act
1933
Wheeler-Howard Act
1934
Wagner Act
1935
Social Security Act
1935
Revenue (Wealth Tax) Act
1935
sit-down strike at GM
1936
"Roosevelt recession" begins
1937
80 million movie tickets sold each week
1938
Washington Conference (naval arms)
1921
Mussolini comes to power
1922
Dawes Plan
1924
Kellogg-Briand Pact
1928
Japan seizes Manchuria
1931
Adolf Hitler becomes chancellor
1933
Good Neighbor Policy toward Latin America
1933
Fulgencio Batista comes to power
1934
Italy invades Ethiopia
1935
first Neutrality Act
1935
Germany occupies Rhineland
1936
Spanish Civil War breaks out
1936
Sino-Japanese war breaks out
1937
Mexico nationalizes American-owned oil companies
1938
Germany and USSR nonaggression pact
1939
Germany invades Poland, WWII begins
1939
Selective Training and Service Act
1940
Lend-Lease Act
1941
Roosevelt and Churchill sign Atlantic Charter
1941
Pearl Harbor, US enters WWII
1941
Executive Order No. 8802, forbidding racial discrimination by defense industry
1941
War Production Board created
1942
Battle of Midway (US victory, turning point)
1942
Manhattan Project set up to create atomic bomb
1942
Congress of Racial Equality established
1942
Smith Connally Act passed following coal miners strike
1943
zoot suit riots
1943
Teheran Conference
1943
DDAy, June 6
1944
Roosevelt elected to fourth term as pres.
1944
US retakes philippines
1944
Yalta Conference
1945
Iwo Jima and Okinawa
1945
Roosevelt dies--Truman
1945
Germany surrenders
1945
Potsdam Conference calls for Japan's unconditional surrender
1945
bombing of hiroshima and nagazaki
1945
Japan surrenders
1945
Vietnamese war against France erupts
1946
Truman Doctrine
1947
National Security Act reorganizes government
1947
Communists take power in Czechoslovakia
1948
Berlin airlift
1948
NATO founded; USSR explodes atomic bomb
1949
Mao's communists win power in China
1949
Korean War
1950-1953
Eisenhower becomes pres
1953
Stalin dies
1953
Geneva accords partition Vietnam
1954
Warsaw Pact
1955
Soviets launch Sputnik
1957
Berlin crisis
1958
Castro ousts Batista
1959
Vietcong organized
1860