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Rose Library - Cleveland Community College

HIS 132--American History II (Travis Huss)

A suggested list of important people

This is a list of individuals who fit into the time parameters for this assignment.  It is by no means all inclusive.  These are just some ideas to get you started.

Alexander Graham Bell

Amelia Earhart

Andrew Carnegie

Thomas Edison

Albert Einstein

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Henry Ford

Bill Gates

Lou Gehrig

John Glenn

Steve Jobs

John Kennedy

Martin Luther King Jr.

Charles Lindbergh

Joseph McCarthy

Richard Nixon

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Jesse Owens

Rosa Parks

George S. Patton

Joseph Pulitzer

Jackie Robinson

Nelson Rockefeller

Eleanor Roosevelt

Franklin Roosevelt

Teddy Roosevelt

Malcolm X