21 Events That Made a Mark on America

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Many significant events in the history of America occurred during the 20th century. Changes in the government, religion, technology and culture made a huge impact on the nation as a whole towards its path to becoming a world superpower. The life of every American changed for the better.
 
According to some, it was the death of President John F. Kennedy that changed America. But looking back at the nation’s history, there were a lot of minor and major moments in the 20th century that opened up the doors for even more significant changes. Here are some of the events that evolved and shaped the United States of America as a nation.