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Decade - 1960s

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).

Asked in Bigfoot Yeti and Sasquatch, Decade - 1960s

When did bigfoot start in the 1960's?

Bigfoot didn't start in the 1960's. Native Americans have told of this creature going back hundreds of years. But after the release of the Patterson film in 1967 the Bigfoot craze began in earnest. ...
Asked in Vietnam War, Decade - 1960s

What was the counterculture of the 1960s called?

The 1950s had the beat-niks; the 1960s had the hippies. The 1970s were transitional, the 1980s was the age of "disco", the 1990s was a "Gay & Womens & Civil Rights decade" (the USSR & South Africa and apartheid fell in the 1990s) combined with a "copy cat"/or "remake"/or "wannabe"/or "repeat" generation (which-ever term the reader wants to use)...which has carried over into the 21st century with repeat cars (Cameros, Mustangs, etc.), repeat television shows (like game shows), repeat commercials (like Mr. Clean...
Asked in Decade - 1960s, Imperialism

When did imperialism happen?

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 ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society, History of Europe, Decade - 1960s

What historical event happened on September 13 1968?

On September 13, 1968 Albania officially retreated from the Warsaw Pact upon the Soviet Union-led Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia, having already ceased to participate actively in Pact activity since 1962. ...
Asked in American Cars, History of the United States, Economics, Decade - 1960s, Gas Prices

What was gas prices in the 1960's?

1965---Regular .289 Hi-test .309 1960 was 17.9 that when I graduated high school. ...
Asked in US Presidents, Newspapers and Magazines, John F. Kennedy, Decade - 1960s

How much is a 1963 Kennedy assassination newspaper worth?

If you have a Dallas Newspaper from November 22, 23, or 24 of 1963 you can see them go as high as $150 - $200 maybe even more considering Dallas Newspapers from the Kennedy Assassination are extremly sought after and collectable regardless of condition. If you have a National Newspaper (Ex: Boston Globe, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times...) from November 22, 23, or 24 of 1963 you can see them go as high as $50 - $100. If you have a Local...
Asked in History, Politics & Society, First Ladies, Decade - 1960s

What is Lady Bird Johnson's middle name?

She was born Claudia Alta Taylor. "Lady Bird" is a nickname, and Johnson was her married name; thus, her middle name was Alta. ...
Asked in History of the United States, Decade - 1960s, Civil Rights Movement

What is boycotting in the civil rights movement?

the technical meaning was "not buying or using a product", but in the Civil Rights Movement, the Montgomery boycott was that the African Americans did not ride the bus. ...
Asked in Music Genres, Decade - 1960s

Who sang Wendy in the 1960's?

Beach Boys Another answer: "Windy" was a #1 hit for a California "sunshine pop" group called The Association in 1967....
Asked in Decade - 1960s

How were women treated in the 1960's?

Women in the 1960's were beginning to have more opportunities than women had in the past. More women were working outside of the home in the 1960's. However, they were still not treated equally, they were paid less and over looked for many jobs. ...
Asked in History of the United States, Decade - 1960s, Civil Rights Movement

What are the results of the civil rights movement?

The civil rights made possible for more freedom in the united states during slavery and Segregation. Like the laws 14th amendment. the Civil rights movement has also ment that Black people and other ethnic minorities have equal rights and can now have equal opportunities as white people, this is highlighted by Obama being the President of America when 50 years ago he would not have been able to have gone to the same school as white people! ...
Asked in Clothing, Decade - 1960s

What were popular boys'clothes in 1960's?

White buck (suade) shoes, 'peg leg' very slim trousers, very narrow ties, fedora hats. Bell bottom pants with embroidered trim on the bottom, madras plaid shirts, and white very wide belts dominated the second half of the 60's. ...
Asked in Vietnam War, Decade - 1960s, Peace

How do hippies act?

They are human beings.
Asked in Fashion Design, Decade - 1960s

What colors were popular in the 1960's?

bright colours such as yellow and lime green were very popular in the 1960s ...
Asked in History of Africa, Decade - 1950s, Decade - 1960s

When did Kenya become an independent nation?

In December 1963, Kenya gained independence from the British.
Asked in History of Sports, Sports, Canada, Decade - 1960s, Quebec

What was the most popular sport in the 1960s?

Answer In the United States, the most popular sport in 1960s was baseball. Obviously, the answer would be different for each country; but it would make the answer unworkable to attempt to list each and create a great many disgruntled 'differing' people! ...
Asked in Malcolm X, Decade - 1960s, Civil Rights Movement

What impact did Malcolm X have on the civil rights movement?

One of the objectives of the Civil Rights Movement was to shed light on and address unfair discriminatory practices. Malcolm X (if nothing else) shed light on many deplorable conditions faced by people of African descent. When Malcolm X was featured in a week-long television special with Mike Wallace in 1959 he most certainly shed light on unfair discriminatory practices. While it is not possible to accurately measure his impact, it is fair to say that he impacted the Civil Rights movement...
Asked in Baseball Memorabilia, Detroit, Decade - 1960s, Autographs

What is the Value of a 1962 Houston colt 45's team signed baseball with 24 signatures?

A 1962 Houston Colt 45's Team Signed Baseball with the key signature: Aspromonte is worth about $300.-$450. Value is based on average prices of recently closed auctions. Prices may vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signatures. Prices may also vary based on the amount of signatures, and key signatures acquired. The more complete the baseball with key signatures the more valuable. If the signatures are not properly authenticated the baseball could sell at half the market value...
Asked in Decade - 1960s

Four political events in the 1960's?

JFK election and assassination, Cuban Missile Crisis, African American Civil Rights Act, and Johnson's Expansion in the Vietnam War ...
Asked in Decade - 1960s

Was frisco jeans manufacter Levi struss around 1950 -1960?

Levi Strauss has been around since 1853