Wrote The Great Gatsby
F Scott Fitzgerald
an American pilot famous for the first solo, non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 in the Spirit of St. Louis
Charles Lindbergh
A leader of organized crime in Chicago in the late 1920s, involved in gambling, the illegal sale of alcohol, and prostitution.
Al Capone
set a record for hitting 60 home runs in one season.
Babe Ruth
28th president of the United States, known for World War I leadership
Woodrow Wilson
American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company, father of modern assembly lines
Henry Ford
Film maker, cartoonist, visionary. He opened small animation studio in 1923 and created a worldwide media empire, brought families and countries together
Walt Disney
Wrote The Sun Also Rises
Ernest Hemingway
known for paintings in which she synthesized abstraction and representation in paintings of flowers, rocks, shells, animal bones and landscapes
Georgia O'Keefe
a fashionable young woman intent on enjoying herself and flouting conventional standards of behavior
Flapper
head of the National Woman's party that campaigned for an equal rights amendment to the Constitution
Alice Paul
African American farmer and food scientist. His research improved farming in the South by developing new products using peanuts; taught and researched at the Tuskegee Institute
George Washington Carver
A bar selling illegal liquor
Speakeasy
February 14, 1929 murder of seven men of the North Side Irish gang during the Prohibition Era
Saint Valentines Day Massacre
was a French fashion designer and businesswoman. She was the founder and namesake of the Chanel brand
Coco Chanel
known for record of 2,130 consecutive games played for the New York Yankees
Lou Gehrig
ban of sale and production of alcohol
Prohibition
one of the greatest solo jazz artist of the 1920's whose legend rose because of his New Orleans style jazz
Louis Armstrong
This “scare” was caused by fears of subversion by communists in the United States after the Russian Revolution
Red Scare
name given to the twenties to decribe how fast moving and how everyone was partying and enjoying life to the fullest.
Roaring Twenties