Early 1900s – World War I, booming economy, new inventions and a lot of immigrants.
1920s – Booming decade but the happy times ended with Stock Market crashing on Wall Street in 1929.
1930s – The Great Depression.
1940s – World War II.
1950s – Rock and Roll music, artists like Elvis came out.
1960s – The Civil Rights Movement, The Cold War and the Space Race.
1970s – The Vietnam War.