Harvey Milk Timeline

Learn about events throughout the 60s and 70s using this worksheet. Download this worksheet and try to match groundbreaking events in US history – like Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech and the release of Star Wars – with events in Harvey Milk’s life.

Putting Harvey Milk’s career in context teaches us about the changing political and social climate that allowed Milk to work for change. Conduct some internet research to learn about what happened before, after, and during Harvey Milk’s political career!