American novelist; first famous flapper
Zelda Sayre
Wrote novel The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
first designer to make pants for women.
Coco Chanel
known as "Lucky Lindy" and "The Lone Eagle" was an American pilot famous for first solo, non-stop flight from New York to Paris in 1927 in the spirit of St. Louis
Charles Lindbergh
leader of organized crime in Chicago in the late 1920s
Al Capone
greatest baseball player of the 1920s
Babe Ruth
recieved Nobel Prize in 1921 for physics
Albert Einstein
composer, pianist and band leader. Most influential figures in jazz.
Duke Ellington
along with Louis Armstrong, she had a major influence on subsequent jazz vocalists.
Bessie Smith
28th President of the United States
Woodraw Wilson
was said to have robbed a shoe factory and murder a clerk and another worker
Nicola Sacco
African American leader during the 1920s who founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and advocated mass migration of African Americans back to Africa
Marcus Garvey
1920 presidential campaign his slogan was "return to normalcy"
Warren G. Harding
became president when Harding died.
Calvin Coolidge
became president in 1928
Herbert Hoover
American Businessman, founder of Ford Motor Company
Henry Ford
developed new products using peanuts.
George Washington Carver
Russian immigrant and pioneer who developed NBC
David Sarnoff
first women to serve in Congress
Jeanette Rankin
famed criminal defense lawyer for scopes, who supported evolution
Clarence Darrow