We Didn't Start the Fire

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In History
  • Vietnam overran Dien Bien Phu

    Vietnam overran Dien Bien Phu
    Intellectual
  • Bus Boycott

    Bus Boycott
    Social
  • U.S. Supplies Aid to South Vietnam

    U.S. Supplies Aid to South Vietnam
    Economic
  • Elvis Presley recorded his television debut

    Elvis Presley recorded his television debut
    Intellectual
  • Elvis Appears on Ed Sullivan Show

    Elvis Appears on Ed Sullivan Show
    Social
  • Marylin Monroe Marries Arthur Miller

    Marylin Monroe Marries Arthur Miller
    Social
  • "Wizard of Oz" was 1st televised

     "Wizard of Oz" was 1st televised
    intellectual
  • School Dessegration Crisis in Litte Rock

    School Dessegration Crisis in Litte Rock
    Political
  • Alaska Becomes a State

    Alaska Becomes a State
    Economic
  • Hawaii Becomes a State

    Hawaii Becomes a State
    Economic
  • Students form Sitins

    Social
  • John F. Kennedy is Elected President

    Political
  • Peace Corps is Established

    Economic
  • Bay of Pigs

    Political
  • John Glenn is the first American to orbit the earth

    Intellectual
  • U.S. and USSR face off in the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Political
  • Kennedy Forced Federal Troops to Desegregate University of Alabama

    Political
  • Medgar Evers is Assassinated

    Social
  • Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream Speach"

    Social
  • Birmingham Church Bombing

    Economical
  • U.S. Military Toppled Diems Regime

    Economic
  • Lyndon B Johnson Becomes President

    Lyndon B Johnson Becomes President
    Political
  • Kennedy is Assassinated

    Economic
  • Congress Passes Civil Rights Act

    Intellectual
  • Malcom X is Assassinated

    Social
  • Selma Campaign

    Intellectual
  • Marchers Set Out For Montegomery

    Intellectual
  • Edward White ll Takes the First Spacewalk by an American

    Intellectual
  • Eve of Destruction

    Economic
  • National Organizaton For Women (NOW) is Created

    National Organizaton For Women (NOW) is Created
    Political
  • Black Panthers is Formed

    Intellectual
  • Public Broadcasting Created

    Intellectual
  • Thurgood Marshall Becomes Firt African-American Justice on the Supreme Court

    Political
  • Tet Offesnsive

    Economic
  • Kerner Comission Published Report of White Racism

    Intellectual
  • Martin Luther King Junior Assassinated

    Martin Luther King Junior Assassinated
    Social
  • Robert Kennedy Shot

    Economic
  • Nixon Is Elected President

    Nixon Is Elected President
    Political
  • U.S. Begins Withdrawals From Vietnam

    U.S. Begins Withdrawals From Vietnam
    political
  • U.S. is the First Nation to the Moon

    U.S. is the First Nation to the Moon
    Intellectual
  • Ho Chi Minh Dies

    Social
  • First Earth Day

    economical
  • U.S. Invades Cambodia

    Economic
  • Kent State Shootings

    Kent State Shootings
    Socail
  • First Monday Night Foot ball Broadcast

    intellectual
  • Clean Air Act

    intellectual
  • Congressional Ban on TV cigarette Commercials

    social
  • Nixon turned to prica and wage controls to stop inflation

    Economic
  • Nixon took surprise visit to china

    social
  • Break in Watergate Scandal

    Break in Watergate Scandal
    Economic
  • Watergate is broken into

    economic
  • Tapes revealed Nixons Plans of obstructing FBI investigation

    Political
  • Watergate Burglars Indicted

    Watergate Burglars Indicted
    Political
  • Kissinger Announces "Peace is at Hand"

    Social
  • Nixon Reelected

    Nixon Reelected
    Political
  • U.S. Signs a Cease Fire with North Vietnam and Ending U.S. Envolvement In War

    U.S. Signs a Cease Fire with North Vietnam and Ending U.S. Envolvement In War
    Political
  • McCord Admits to Lying Under Oath

    social
  • U.S. troops left vietnam

    economic
  • Barbara Jordan Discussed Nixon's Impeachment

    Intellectial
  • Commitee Approved Three Articles to Impeach Nixon

    Political
  • Saturday Night Love Premiere

    Social