Slaughterhouse Five

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In History
  • Billy is born

    Billy is born
    Billy Pilgrim was born in Ilium, New York on the Fourth of July of 1922
  • Vaction at Grand Canyon

    Vaction at Grand Canyon
    Billy as a 12 year old boy pee's his pants at the sight of the mile drop that's in the Grand Canyon
  • drafted to join the army

    drafted to join the army
  • Death of Billy's father

    Death of Billy's father
    Billy's father dies in a hunting accident while Billy is on maneuvers in the army.
  • sent to Luxembourg to fight the Germans

    sent to Luxembourg to fight the Germans
    Battle of the Bulge.
  • Firebombing of Dresden

    Firebombing of Dresden
  • Billy is Dischargend form the army

    Billy is Dischargend form the army
  • mental ward

    mental ward
    Billy commits himself to a non-violent mental ward. While there, he meets Eliot Rosewater. Eliot introduces Billy to the writing of Kilgore Trout
  • Lions Club

    Lions Club
    Billy is elected president of the local Lions club in Illium, NY.
  • Billy's mother is addmited to nursing home

    Billy's mother is addmited to nursing home
    Billy admits his old mother into a nursing home,
  • Biily meets Kilgore

    Biily meets Kilgore
    BIlly meets his favorite author, Kilgore Trout. He then drives Trout around to deliver papers because one of Trout's paper boys quit.
  • Plane Crash

    Plane Crash
    The plane carrying Billy and other optometrists crashes in Vermont. Only Billy and the co-pilot survive.
  • Valencia dies

    Valencia dies
    While Billy is recovering, Valencia dies in her car of carbon monoxide poisoning.
  • New York City and the Radio Show

    New York City and the Radio Show
    Billy goes to NYC, where he attempts to appear on a radio show and tell everyone about the Tralfamadorians, and time travel. He is quickly kicked off of the show, as people there see him as insane.
  • Billy is captured

    Billy is captured
    On Barbara's wedding night, Billy is captured by an alien space ship and taken to a planet billions of miles away from Earth called Tralfamadore. On Tralfamadore, Billy meets a porn star, also abducted, named Montana Wildhack, who disappeared and is believed to have drowned herself in the Pacific Ocean. She and Billy fall in love and have a child together. Billy is sent back to Earth to relive past or future moments of his life.
  • Billy dies

    Billy dies
    Billy is assasinated in Chicago after his time travel speech by a hitman hired by Paul Lazzaro. Lazarro promised to avenge Roland Weary's death during war.