1940 - Selective Service Act, establishing the first peacetime draft in ... most
automakers wait until 1948 or 1949; 1947 - Jackson Pollock ...
A detailed timeline of the major historical events of the 1940s, from 1940 to 1949.
United States and World Events. 1940. 1940s-time-line •German dictator Adolf
Hitler invades Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands , Belgium, Luxembourg, and ...
Next Timeline. 1940. Roosevelt makes destroyers-for-bases deal with the British
... 1949. NATO; Russia explodes the bomb; Communists control China. 1950.
See how fashion changed during the 1940s. ... Timeline 7: 1940-1949. 1940.
Hardly any change from the late 1930s: Wide shoulders - emphasised even more
May 1940. Nanaimo's Civic Arena officially opened. 1940. Canadian-American
biochemist Martin Kamen discovered carbon-14, an isotope of ... March 1949
Imperial College 1940 - 1949. World; College; People. World. 1940 - Battle of
Britain - Blitz. back to top. 1941 - Japanese Attack Pearl Harbor. back to top.
Historical Timeline 1940-1949. Decade overview. Corporate milestones.
Peacetime years following World War II bring a flowering of innovations utilizing ...
1940. Booker T. Washington, who died in 1915, becomes the first African
American on a postage stamp. He is also placed on the half dollar in 1946. 1940.
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was dominated by the second world war. London had first experienced aerial ...