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Decade - 1960s

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The 1960s was the decade that started on January 1, 1960, and ended on December 31, 1969. The most notable events in the 1960s include the Nigerian Civil War (1967) and the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy (1963).
February 28 was available in the year of 1965 and february 29 is  not available in the year of 1965 as it is not a leap year.
Young generations rebelled against the conservative norms of the time, as well as disassociate themselves from mainstream liberalism. They turned away from the high levels of materialism which were so common during the era. It began in the United States as a reaction against the conservative social...
Rod Laver in 1961, 1962, 1968 and 1969
it meant going up to a person and teabaging it until it is dead
Frank Sinatra Sammy Davis Jr.
For what? Rubles to Yen? Dollars to donuts? And of course whatever rate you wish to discuss would vary greatly from 1960 to 1969.
1. Dwight D. Eisenhower 2. Martin Luther King Jr.3. John F. Kennedy4. Richard M. Dixon
Definitely Billy J Kramer and The Dakotas! Great rhythm, variety of songs and a bonus- the looks!
Virginia Key Beach was the former "colored only beach". It was accesible only by boat.
Mao Zedong (Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China)
As Hippies we were free spirited and were protesting against the morals and values of the older generation. We were against consumerism and therefore our clothing was recycled: found in thrift stores, rummage sales, antique shops, etc. We also got things from Army Surplus (bell bottoms and p-coats)....
The Voting Rights Act of 1965 expanded voting rights to blacks by prohibiting use of literacy tests and other forms of discriminatory qualifications http://answers.encyclopedia.com/question/did-voting-rights-act-1965-do-499915.htmlhttp://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_did_the_Voting_Rights_Act_of_1965...
Hippies emerged from the peaced and antiwar protest movements of youth groups during the late 1960's.
The 36th President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the civil rights act  which was lead by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The difference these days is cars back in the 1900's were not that stylish and were really dull they have improved the cars in the 1960's and 70's by speed and style.
baseball,basketball,football,hockey, and golf
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They were using diesel and at many places using electricallocomotives.
Brett Favre was born in 1969 (the last year of the sixties), so there was no way for him to play for any team in the 1960's.
The Boston American League baseball club was first known as the Somersets until 1905 when they became know as the Puritans for two years. After that they became the Red Sox and have been that ever since. In the 1960s they were still officially the Red Sox, but they were, and are, sometimes referred...
Growing up in the sixties was odd - I remember the doctor's office had a separate waiting room for blacks and I thought that was the weirdest thing. My black friends had to sit in the balcony if we went to a movie together, and we white kids sat downstairs (I wanted to sit upstairs with them). I...
mostly every thing we do today except their technology wasn't as advanced
Well, he must have been okay with it considering the fact he was a communist
The hairstyle of the 1960's were bubble or bouffant hairstyles.
the Korean War - June 25th 1950 to July 27 1957The decolonization of Africa and AsiaThe Suez Crisis, 1956 war in Egypt
Rosa parks martin lurther king malcom x betty friedan Cesar chavez
  There are multiple varieties of this coin with values ranging from face (1 cent) to several thousand dollars. The chances of having one of the valuable ones are pretty slim, but if you want to check it out you can compare your coin to pictures in a book such as the Krause Guide to World Coins.
1965---Regular .289 Hi-test .309 1960 was 17.9 that when I graduated high school.
  with their food their clothes and their tv shows
baked beans usually HP or Cross and blackwell but heinz as well . chipseggsfishcakesspam
Who were the top pro gofers in the 1960's
Summer: 1960 - Rome, Italy 1964 - Tokyo, Japan 1968 - Mexico City, Mexico Winter: 1960 - Squaw Valley, United States 1964 - Innsbruck, Austria 1968 - Grenoble, France
Men were the providers. They went out, worked, and came home to their wife and children. The woman's job was to stay home and look after the children and do all of the cooking and cleaning while her husband was out making money to take care of the family financially.
When developers built affordable mass produced houses in places  such as Levittown it caused the prices of competitors homes to  fall. It also caused the suburbs to grow.
Aside from computers (which were mostly used by businesses and the military), technology was all analog. Long-distance communications relied heavily on terrestrial microwave relay networks and undersea cables. The first transatlantic communications satellite was launched in 1965. Real-time control...
LSD was highly expirimental with groups of ARMY soldiers in the Tuskegee experiments.
around about the price of 4.50
Lets see... there was the Vietnam war, JFK was both elected and  assassinated, SPACE RACE, civil rights movement, Olympic games in  rome, I have a dream speech, martin Luther king jr. assassinated,  Beatles were popular, Walt Disney died, First Super Bowl.   And as you know the HIPPIES.
Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy ,Top Cat , Jetsons , George of the Jungle , Jonny Quest , Yogi Bear , Wally Gator , Magilla Gorilla , Space Ghost , Rocky and Bullwinkle , Mighty Mouse , The Mighty Heroes , reruns of Looney Tunes , Quickdraw McDraw , Popeye , Deputy Dawg , Tom Terrific , Lariat Sam ,...
Well there are 3 that are that were important back in the days: Astronauts, Biologists, and Scientists. There is many more you can find to.
Dancing was very popular in the 1920's! People would dance dance's such as the Charleston, the black bottom and the shimmy. People also smoked and drank.
These are three famous firsts that happened in 1964:Willie Mays was the first black player chosen to be a team captain in baseball. He was with the San Francisco Giants. Jerrie Mock was the first women to fly solo around the world. Sidney Poitier was the first black actor to win an Academy Award...
Mennon Skin Bracer, Old Spice, Avon Wild Country, English Leather, 007, Jade East, Swing, Sportsman, Yardley Black Label, Denim Splash, Avon Spicy, Hai Karate, Hugo Boss, Musk for Men, Brut. Several of these are still available. 'Pagan Man' which is now unobtainable in stores, but can be found...
"have long hair they were necklaces and were head bands." this is a horribly incomplete notion of what a hippie "was" and "was doing". TRUE hippies, and i won't sugar coat this so as to not mislead people. TRUE hippies were a new take on the beat generation. Wikipedia generally defines the beat...
Just under 200 kilometers, about 120 miles, as the crow flies.
They wear skin tight pants, and sliky clothing.
yes it was because the economy wasn't as bad as it is today
Actually there was no need for his speech, as the social injustices King protested had begun to be addressed in the 1950s and were slowly being solved by the time he gave his speeches.
he Wahine disaster occurred on 10 April 1968 when the TEV Wahine
Imperialism has been around for a very long time. Imperialism by definition is basically a very big country taking over a smaller one and holding it under its rules and/or laws.For example the operation in 2003 in Iraq
More woman sought further education and continued their studies. Also woman protested for equal rights as the males and the right to vote. Also woman started being more independent and the old 'house wife' view was erased. Also another point to prove their in dependency was the contraceptive pill...
It ranged from an average of 75 cents in 1962 to $1.25 in 1969. A five dollar bill would get you a movie ticket, soda, and popcorn,and, you would have change left over.
There were positive effects of the 60s decade including civil rights, the revolution of America, John F. Kennedy's efforts to build a new economy and frontier, space development and exploration. However, the 1960s also carried baggage of negative and distraught times of an American economy such as...
from all the hippies smoking pot. they carved out Australia during Woodstock
me 400 fou hundre dollars
The first Star Trek pilot film was "The Cage" (with Jeffrey Hunter in 1965). The second pilot was filmed in 1966 with William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy. This became the first-season episode "Where No Man Has Gone Before (September 22, 1966).The first episode aired as part of the regular series was ...
Marilyn Monroe and Twiggy Lawson (60's Twiggy)
In the 1960s, people traveled by automobile or train. Boats and airplanes were available. Space flight began in the 1960s.
She was the first woman in space, in 1963.
Answer . If I remember correctly, around 30 cents a gallon in Indiana and surrounding states. .
Depending on the month and date they were born on. If they were born before today's date, they would be 45, if they were born they would be 44.
There was no legal change that I know of, but why would he have to? Dick is a nickname for Richard. Going by first and last name like most of us, he would be...Dick Clark!
Ford, Chevrolet, Plymouth were the most popular.
Karishma Krishna, she was such a talented artist... RIP.:(
The Apollo 11 astronauts landed on the moon in the lunar module called the Eagle.
The number of African Americans registered to vote increased greatly.
This legislation outlawed the use of literacy tests as a qualification for registering to vote.
Trends were changing, a new type of music was really getting big.
well, girls wore a dress, the top half was skinny and the bottom half was all fluff and blown out so it was great for dansing
Sadly, not well. In many, many areas, they were still not allowed in 'white' restaurants, not allowed to drink from 'white' water fountains, not allowed to use 'white' public restrooms, and many still had to ride in the back of the bus when using the public transportation system, even though they...
The three would be :President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated on November 22, 1963His brother Senator Robert F. Kennedy, shot while campaigning for President on June 5, 1968. (He died the following day.)The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights leader shot and killed on April 4, 1968...
everyone died,they died! THEYRE ALL DEAD NOW!!
Some of the popular shows in the 1960's where "Captian Kangaroo", and "I Dream A Gennie". I would know, cause I was there!
pop was big at the time artist like cidny lauper and david bowie where big, also a very rebellious time in music.