gerund or present participle: revering
feel deep respect or admiration for (something).
"Cézanne's still lifes were revered by his contemporaries"
1920s Important News and Events, Key Technology Fashion and Popular Culture
Twenties Fashions, Major Advances in Technology with many of the inventions still in use today, The growth of the movie industry, Start of the Mass Production of cars, Radios For The Home and Popular Culture, The Twenties were a time of radical change caused by the many changes happening in technology with new advancements, discoveries, and inventions. The decade is often referred to as the Roaring Twenties.
Jump To 1920's Fashions -- Toys -- Cars -- Popular Culture -- Homes -- Technology
What Happened in 1920 History
With the ending of World War I a housing boom in Britain and the United States leads to an increase in home ownership.
The League of Nations is founded but the United States votes against joining.
Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is ratified on August 18, giving women the right to vote.
The Russian Civil war ends but the country struggles as a famine begins in 1920 and worsens the following year.
The Summer Olympics take place in Antwerp, Belgium and they emphasize reconciliation after World War I.
The 18th Amendment ( Volstead Act / National Prohibition Act ) goes into force at the beginning of the decade which in turn
leads to increased black market alcohol that is sold in speakeasies and run by mobsters who pay off local politicians
The Palmer Raids lead to the arrest and deportation of 6,000 foreign aliens suspected radical leftists.