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Old November 23rd, 2012, 02:49 AM   #1
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Top 10 Important Events in US History


  1. Apollo 11
  2. September 11, 2001
  3. The Civil War
  4. The American Revolution
  5. Assassination of John F. Kennedy
  6. Death of Osama bin Laden
  7. Vietnam War
  8. Manhattan Project
  9. Louisiana Purchase
  10. Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 03:08 AM   #2

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1) Manifest Destiny (by which I mean all territorial expansions and attendant wars 1800-1900)
2) The Revolution
2) The Civil War
3) The Emancipation/Civil Rights Movement (taken together)
4) Pearl Harbour
5) Dropping the bomb
6. Cuban Missile Crisis
7) The Great Depression
8) September 11
9) Apollo 1 - Challenger explosion inclusive
10) Perestoikra

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Old November 23rd, 2012, 04:53 AM   #3

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Isn't it the rong sub-forum for this thread. Anyways, here is my contribution :

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Old November 23rd, 2012, 04:57 AM   #4

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Perhaps the OP thinks that Asian History means "history for members in Asia".
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 04:59 AM   #5

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Perhaps the OP thinks that Asian History means "history for members in Asia".
I think the OP's sole intention is to promote his/her website. Please take a look at the signature.
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I think the OP's sole intention is to promote his/her website. Please take a look at the signature.
I know. I've wondered about that for a long time. Anyway, brought it to the mods' attention, they'll deal with it if they think there's anything untoward.
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 05:16 AM   #7

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Old November 23rd, 2012, 07:25 AM   #8
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1. American Revolution
2. Constitution and Bill of Rights
3. Lousiana Purchase
4. Mexican War
5. Civil War, Lincoln assasination, and Reconstruction
6. Great Depression
7. WWII
8. Cold War
9. JFK Assassination
10. Apollo Program
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Hard to put into a pecking order, but, not in order;

French & Indian War
American Revolution
The US Constitution
Louisiana Purchase
Civil War
Spanish-American War
19th Amendment
WWII
Vietnam War
9-11
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Old November 23rd, 2012, 02:06 PM   #10
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Hard to put into a pecking order, but, not in order;

French & Indian War
American Revolution
The US Constitution
Louisiana Purchase
Civil War
Spanish-American War
19th Amendment
WWII
Vietnam War
9-11
Very Good But I would substitute the Great Depression for the Spanish-American War.
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