The 1920s in the US

"The roaring 20s!"

Women's clothing

Women's clothes were more colorful and shorter than before. They wore skirts that came down to right below their knees.


People started listening to more jazz music and started dancing more.

Popular musicians in the 1920s were Duke Ellington and King Oliver.

Popular names

Popular boy names were James, Douglas, Matthew, Harry, Thomas and Daniel.

Popular girl names were Mary, Dorothy, Helen, Betty, Margaret and Ruth.