Flashback to 1971 - A Timeline of Life in America
s · - Environmental Protection Agency created · - 26th Amendment ratified · - U.S. presidential election, (including Watergate burglary). Earth Day was first observed on April 22, , when an estimated 20 million people nationwide attended the inaugural events at tens of thousands of sites. Important Historical Events of the Year in World ⚡ ; 15 July, Denmark won the first women's World Cup football by defeating Italy 2–0. ; 20 September, The. Milestones in UN History · UNSG Dag Hammarskjold: Nobel Peace Prize Winner (posthumously) · UN Secretary-General in Fatal Plane Crash · Third Secretary-. During the first year of Nixon's presidency, America's involvement in the war appeared to be winding down. In late April of , however, the United States. Fueled by events and attitudes from the s, thes bloomed with flower power, sexual liberation, drug use and protests. The counterculture's impact on. The Beatles break up in , but all four members continue to impact the decade with successful solo careers. The early seventies are marked by the deaths.
Below are the archives of FAEDS documents from the 's. Major Accomplishments s Accomplisments.
Remembering The 1970s!
The s was an interesting time for the United States as many factors that began in the 's and 's started to collide. Civil rights work of the decades. Haferbecker, Wisconsin Labor Laws (Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, ), pp. 9. Henry W. Farnam, Chapters in the History of Social Legislation. Information on the origins of EPA, historical environmental topics, EPA was created on December 2, , by President Richard Nixon to protect human.
Notable cultural events of the s included the debut of the sports network ESPN and the release of the film classics The Godfather and Star Wars. The s was a decade marked by the Watergate scandal, the growing women's rights, gay rights and environmental movements, and s fashion and music. June The New York Times prints the first installment of the Pentagon Papers, a classified history of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. The U.S. Justice.
Rediscover the key events in a timeline, featuring The Beatles breaking up, the Apollo 13 mission, the first Boeing flight and more. List of Major News Events in History · The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty goes into effect after ratification by 43 nations. · Paul McCartney announces. s News Events include the oil crisis, Vietnam War Ends, The Beginnings of the Digital Revolution, Fight for equal rights for women, Battle of the Sexes.
| | | | Timeline: Major Events of the s January 1 - Nixon signs National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The s saw the end of more than a half-century of Watson family leadership. Thomas J. Watson, Jr., stepped down as CEO in Great Events from History: The Twentieth Century, , is the ninth installment in Salem Press's ongoing Great Events from History series. · Nixon opens talks with China · Wage-price controls · My Lai massacre revealed · Pentagon Papers published.