the Great Depression, the hindenburg went down in flames, Superman came to be, Walt Disney’s Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs would be the first Disney Princess movie. WWII began in 1939 and the famous The Wizard of Oz came to theaters. Key events for america took place such as Pearl Harbor, Mount Rushmore’s completion, D-Day, and the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Key inventions such as the polaroid, microwave and computer we’re created. Gandhi was assassinated in 1948. The 50’s became known as the golden age, colored T.V was introduced. The space race would begin and the first organ transplant took place. DNA was discovered in 1953. Emmett Tills murder sparked the beginning of the civil rights movement
along with Rosa Parks refusal to give up her seat. McDonalds was discovered and Legos were released. Sputnik was launched into space by the soviets in 1957. In the same year Dr.Seuss’s The Cat In The Hat was published. The Vietnam War began in the 60’s. Nixon and JFK had the first televised debate, Martin Luther King Jr gave his “I have a dream” speech and JFK would later be assassinated during the 60’s in Dallas Texas. In 1968 MLK was assassinated in april.
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