20 Things Turning 100 in 2020
Prohibition went into effect 100 years ago — and was repealed in 1933.
The 18th Amendment banned the manufacture, sale, or transportation of alcohol within the US. Known as Prohibition, the amendment went into effect in 1920, one year after it was ratified.
The amendment was in effect for 13 years and was repealed in 1933 by the 21st Amendment.