1960s Timeline

  • Event

    Event
    Nasa sends up ECHO
  • Sports

    Sports
    The Olympic games are held in Rome, William Rudolf won 3 gold medals
  • TV

    First debate for presidental election was televised
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    Timeline

  • Music

    Music
    The Beatles Form and Debut
  • Event

    Event
    Ken Doll is introduced
  • Sports

    Sports
    Ty Cobbs dies
  • Music

    The Lion Sleeps Tonight comes out
  • TV

    West Side Story movie
  • Event

    Volcano in Peru errupts, killing 4,000 people
  • Music

    Stranger on the Shore by Mr Alker Bilk becomes a hit
  • Movies

    Miricle Worker comes out
  • Sports

    NY Yankees win the World Series
  • Event

    JFK gets assassinated
  • Music

    Little Del Flirt By Del Shannon becomes a hit
  • Sports

    Nebraska wins the Orange Bowl (Go Huskers!)
  • TV

    The Red Skeleton Show comes out.
  • Event

    US Surgen General links smoking to cancer
  • Music

    The Beetles come out with the album called Meet the Beetles.
  • Sports

    Michagin wins the Rose Bowl
  • TV

    The Defenders wins an Emmy
  • Event

    US Forces Authorize to fight in Veitnam
  • Music

    Album of the year goes to September or My Years by Frank Sinatra
  • Sports

    Alabama wins the Orange Bowl
  • TV

    The Sound of Music brings in $163,214,286
  • Music

    Dizzy by Tommy Roe becomes a hit
  • Sports

    Florida wins the Orange Bowl
  • TV

    Tabitha is born on "Bewitched"
  • Events

    Vietnam War international days protest
  • Event

    The first Rolling Stone magazine is published
  • Music

    Bob Dylans greatest hits comes out.
  • Sports

    The first Superbowl is played
  • TV

    The Superbowl is brodcast on TV
  • Event

    Martin Luther King is shot
  • Music

    Delilah by Tom Jones becomes a hit
  • Sports

    Ohio State wins the Rose Bowl
  • TV

    Apollo 8 is brodcast on tv
  • Event

    Richard Nixon becomes presidant
  • Music

    At the Rolling Stones Concert person gets stabbed to death
  • Sports

    Baltimore Lost 1 game out of 16
  • TV

    Pippy Long Stocking comes out