The 1960s

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  • Vietnam War

    543,000 soldiers were in this war
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    The 1960s

  • JFK Presidency

    JFK becomes president
  • ''I Have a Dream Speech''

    Martin Luther King Jr. gave it at Washington D.C.on August 28, 1963. One of the lines he quoted was “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.”
  • JFK assassination

    John F. Kennedy was assassinated, in Dallas, Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald
  • The Beatles

    They came to America on Feburary 7, 1964, on The Ed Sullivan Show they performed Beatlemania
  • Civil Rights

    the Civil Rights Act was passed, when John F. Kennedy was president
  • Lyndon B. Johnson presidency

    Lyndon B. Johnson becomes president
  • Malcolm X

    He was prominent leader of the African American community, social activist, civil rights advocate, and minister in the Nation of Islam; he was assassinated February 21, 1965
  • Pet Sounds

    produced by The Beach Boys
  • Satisfaction

    Rolling Stones relesed the song Satisfation
  • Janis Joplin

    She had a bad life; she performed at the Montery Pop Festival on June 18,1967
  • Sgt. Pepper's

    the Beatles Released Sgt. Pepper's
  • The Doors

    two of their albums were The Doors and strange Days, Jim Morrison, was the lead singer, they played keyboard, drums, and guitar
  • MLK assassination

    he assassinated on April 4, 1968, at he Lorraine Hotel in Memphis
  • Led Zeppelin

    members were Jimmy Page, John Paul Johes, Robert Plant, and John Bonham, and they played rock
  • Richard M. Nixon presidency

    Richard M. Nixon becomes president
  • Moon Landing

    Neil A. Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon; the ship's name was the Saturn 5
  • Woodstock

    it was in Bethel, New York; Richie Havens, John Sebastian, The Grease Band, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, and Jimi Hendrix performed there