Al Jolson showed many people how to live the American dream and he was a pivotal person in U.S. history. He impacted the U.S. music industry greatly by showing people how you can live the American dream, he also showed immigrants that it is always hard to accomplish something, but with the right work it can be done. He impacted me by impacting all the other musicians that i like, so it all came back from him because he started most of it all. To this day he is a pivotal person because he is still an inspiration to many.
FDR was the president of the U.S. and helped us get through many roads and was a pivotal person in U.S history. FDR impacted our nation by leading our nation through the great depression and WWII and he had a huge task and he completed it as well as he could. He impacted me to this day because he helped our nation be who we are today from his actions and decisions he had to make. To this day he was a pivotal to us because he gave our country power and gave us the opportunity to keep it as we did.
Jesse Owens was a major athlete that won 4 gold medals in the Olympics and was a pivotal person in U.S. history. At the time he had a huge impact on our nation as he went in to the Olympics as a African american and beat other countries and made many people upset, for example Adolf Hitler. Jesse Owens really impacted me by inspiring me that life has a lot of hard patches you just have to go through them and he showed me how hard his life was but he overcame it. To this day athletes look up to him and show us how lucky we have it now that everyone has the same rights to play sports and he was a pivotal person in U.S history.
Frank Baum was the author of a book named the wizard of oz which has a message and was a pivotal event in U.S. history. Frank Baum showed America what was really happening in the world at the time and it was a bad situation and this book impacted the U.S. greatly. I've known about the movie the wizard of oz my whole life not knowing how important the meaning of it actually is and now that I know this impacted me greatly. Today this movie is just for entertainment, but back then it meant something bigger for all those people and was a pivotal event in U.S. history.
Walt Disney was a man who created somethings new, something good and was a pivotal person in U.S. history. Walt Disney impacted the U.S. by impacting the American culture even beyond his cartoons he changed the world. Disney impacted me greatly as a child because of all his work and gave me joy. At the time Walt created a new era for entertainment and to this day kids are going to his theme parks and watching his Disney shows and such. He was a pivotal person in U.S. history.
World War I was a major event in U.S. history and made an impact on many peoples lives at the time and was a pivotal event in U.S. history. WWI impacted our nation very greatly at the time and changed many peoples lives. It killed many of people and created many changes while the war was going on. The WWI didn't have a huge impact on my life at, but I would assume at the time kids my age were impacted very greatly by the war. The War still impacts our nation to this day and relationships from other countries that are still going on in our world.
Henry Ford helped modernize the world with building mass production cars which was a pivotal event in U.S. history. Henry Ford had a huge impact on our nation because he sped up time. He showed the world a new way of making things and gave us a vehicle that let us travel faster then ever before. This impacted me greatly because my dad works for a car company and Henry made that opportunity possible for him and I drive cars everyday and his invention allowed everyone to have a car so people can get places faster. To this day people use his mass production idea and was a very pivotal movement to the world.
Jackie Robinson was a motivational figure in america when African Americans were seen differently then others and he was a pivotal person in this era in the U.S.. Jackie has a huge effect on our nation as he created diversity in the sports of America. His actions impacted me in many ways in the sports life and mostly in life in general. He helped my friends have the ability to do the things everyone else can do. To this day African Americans have the rights to do what everyone else has the right to do.
The Great Depression was a time of life in america when many people were poor and in poverty because of the Stock Market Crash and it was a pivotal event in U.S. history. This event had a huge effect on the nation as it created poverty all over the U.S. and unemployment raised to 25%. The great depression that happened almost a century ago still affects us till this day because the government took on a bigger role in our everyday lives which taught us not having another economic failure again. The U.S. depression impacted me by helping me because it allows my friends and family not have a economic failure again because the government learned.
Alice Paul helped with the Women's Rights Movement which was a pivotal event in U.S. history as it allowed woman to vote in the 20th century. Alice Paul was a part of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and she led demonstrations and pushed for the 19th amendment in 1920. Alice Paul helped in the part of all Women's rights and being able to vote, and how she impacted me in life with her actions was letting my mom and other family members to be able to vote and have their equal rights. Every year people vote on what they think is the right decision and Alice Paul was a part of letting that happen for women even to this day.