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The 20th century is defined as the years between 1901 and 2000 and includes such events as the Great Depression, World Wars I and II, and the advent of the internet.


Alaska Earthquake of 1964

British Mandate for Palestine

Civil Rights

Cold War

Disaster at Port Chicago

Galveston Hurricane of 1900

Great Depression

Houston Riot & Mutiny

Information Age

Loma Prieta Earthquake of 1989

Northridge Earthquake of 1994


Russian Revolution

San Francisco Earthquake of 1906

Television & Movies

Vietnam War

Women's Suffrage

World War I

World War II



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