Five Most Important Events in U.S. History
To me, the most important events that left their mark on America were; Osama Bin Laden’s death, the American Revolution, September 11, 2001, Apollo 11, and Lincoln’s assassination. I am going to be arguing the reason why I believe all of these events to be the most significant, and important in the United States.
• Osama Bin Laden
Hitler and Laden were good friends throughout all of these attacks and damage caused. Laden had plenty of supporters, but still nobody could take all of his serious, awful acts, seriously. People say and have said that because of his death, we are now “free at last.” Bin Laden was such a terrible person because of all ...view middle of the document...
Laden and others hijacked four passenger jets and flew them into land marks that were major in America. There were hundreds of firefighters who came and did what they could for their country, military came as well. This is said to be “war on terror. “ Because it was a terrorist attack that no one was expecting. Phone calls were made to loved ones on the plane, giving their final goodbye’s, videos were taken, and people did whatever they could to sacrifice their life for someone else’s. Buildings collapsed (which were the twin towers) and many people died. They flew planes into the towers and caused much damage, destruction, and harm to American citizens.
• Apollo 11
This was the spaceflight that landed human on the moon. “The Eagle has landed.” On July 20, 1969 “humanity did itself proud.” A human being set foot on the moon for the first time in U.S. History. Scientists and astronomers were so over-whelmed at the fact of this that they think we can now call ourselves success. The U.S. saw this event through allowing Neal Armstrong to land on the moon. This was a mission to...