U.S. History Timeline Quiz

Can you name these 31 major events and periods in the History of United States of America on this timeline?
Sources : 1; 2; 3
Timelines are not meant to be exhaustive lists or at scale
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Quiz by Elboy
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Last updated: April 14, 2021
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United States of AmericaHistory TimelineRevolutionaryWarJul. 4, 1776Declaration ofIndependenceCivilWarSep. 17, 1787Constitution ofthe US signed1803LouisianaPurchase1775178318611865Battle ofGettysburg181218151812WarApr. 14, 1865Assassinationof A.LincolnJul. 1-3, 18631846-48Mexican-AmericanWar1898Spanish-AmericanWar1917-18WorldWar I1945WorldWar IIBattle ofMidwayJun. 4-7, 19421920RoaringTwenties1929Great Depression1941Sep-Nov. 1929Great Crashof 19291953Korean War1950Attack onPearl HarborDec. 7, 19411975Vietnam War1955Nov. 22, 1963Assassinationof J.F.K.Apr. 4, 1968Assassinationof M.L.King, JrJul. 21, 1969First MoonLanding1867AlaskaPurchase1990Gulf WarIraqWar200320119/11 AttacksSep. 11, 2001NormandyLandingsJun. 6, 19441972-1974WatergateScandal1845TexasAnnexation1492Colonization176319471991Cold WarCold War
 
Wars
Revolutionary War
1812 War
Mexican-American War
American Civil War
Spanish-American War
World War I
World War II
Korean War
Vietnam War
Gulf War
Iraq War
Historical Periods
Colonization
Roaring Twenties
Great Depression
Cold War
 
Territorial Expansion
Louisiana Purchase
Texas Annexation
Alaska Purchase
 
Assassinations
Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Assassination of John F. Kennedy
Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr
Battles/Attacks
Battle of Gettysburg
Attack on Pearl Harbor
Battle of Midway
Normandy Landings
September 11 Attacks
 
Other Major Events
Declaration of Independence
Constitution of the United States signed
Wall Street Crash of 1929
First Moon Landing
Watergate Scandal
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Level 61
Apr 13, 2021
Tired of filling maps with countries or divisions? Now it's time to fill a timeline ;)

I hope you will like this new quiz!

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Level 42
Apr 13, 2021
Very original! I really like it and would like more again if there was a Frenchh version. No, more seriously, it's an excellent work! I hope it will become featured (and I nominate, of course).
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Level 61
Apr 13, 2021
Thank you very much for your support Poirot!

If this timeline quiz meets succes, I will consider making some other ;)

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Level 79
Apr 13, 2021
I hope you make more! A wonderful idea and beautifully made. Easy nomination :)
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Level 61
Apr 14, 2021
Thank you overtired! Coming from the great maps creator you are, it's quite a nice compliment :)
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Level 30
Apr 13, 2021
Very cool idea and quiz, but can you add more type-ins?

(secession for revolutionary war, market crash or Wall Street as the 1929 event, ...)

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Level 61
Apr 13, 2021
Hey! Thank you for this comment!

Sure I can add type-ins if they're accurate enough.

Concerning the 1929 event, I've allowed "Wall Street crash" and "Stock Market Crash".

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Level 73
Apr 13, 2021
Nominated!!!
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Level 73
Apr 13, 2021
Also, can you please accept just "Watergate"? Thanks
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Level 61
Apr 13, 2021
Thank you Hines!

Well, I think I have to accept it since you are not the first one to ask it ^^

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Level 67
Apr 13, 2021
Allow

Market Crash

War of 1812

Colonialism/13 Colonies

as acceptable type ins please.

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Level 61
Apr 14, 2021
Ok, these type-ins make sense so I've added them ;)
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Level 74
Apr 14, 2021
Wow. I can't like this enough. Original idea, amazing execution. Great work, Elboy!
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Level 61
Apr 15, 2021
Thank you dug for your always kind and enthustiastic comments!