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A SERIES OF MARVELOUS EVENTS

YOU KNOW NOT ALL THE MARVEL MOVIES ARE IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER, RIGHT? NO? HERE’S A HANDY TIMELINE TO HELP YOU PUT THINGS IN ORDER, FROM THE 1940S ALL THE WAY TO THE NOT-TOO-DISTANT FUTURE.
Tommy Lee Jones, Hayley Atwell, and Chris Evans in Captain America: The First Avenger

1940s

Steve Rogers becomes Captain America

Dr. Erskine uses a Super Soldier Serum to transform Steve Rogers. (Captain America: The First Avenger)

Bucky Barnes supposedly dies

James Buchanan “Bucky” Barnes falls to his apparent death during a mission to capture Hydra scientist Arnim Zola. (Captain America: The First Avenger)

Captain America is frozen in ice

Captain America crashes the Hydra plane Valkyrie in the Arctic to prevent a catastrophic attack on American soil. (Captain America: The First Avenger)

S.H.I.E.L.D is founded

Peggy Carter and Howard Stark form the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division, while Arnim Zola secretly keeps

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