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    President Richard Nixon

    • 37th President of the United States (1969-1974)
    • Improving international relations with China and U.S.S.R
    • Only President to ever resign the office
  • Shootings at Kent State University

    Shootings at Kent State University
    • Four students killed, nine injured
    • Announced attacks by Nixon
    • Student-led strikes
    • Anti-war sentiment
  • Watergate Scandal

    Watergate Scandal
    • June 17th 1972
    • Not an ordinary robbery
    • Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein revealed his role in the scandal
  • Roe v. Wade (Making abortion a right)

    Roe v. Wade (Making abortion a right)
    • One of biggest legal cases
    • Abortion seen as a right
    • Ongoing debate
    • New ruling nearly 50 years later
  • Abba wins Eurovision with Waterloo

    Abba wins Eurovision with Waterloo
    • Formed in 1972
    • Winning Eurovision Song Contest
    • Platinum awards
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    President Gerald Ford

    • 38th president of the United States who took charge in 1974
    • The first unelected president in the history of the United States
    • Vice president
  • End of Vietnam War

    End of Vietnam War
    • Rebuilt their forces
    • Central Highlands
    • 30th of April 1975
    • How many died?
  • Apple Computer Company Founded

    Apple Computer Company Founded
    • Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak
    • Wanted computers to be small enough for people to have them in their own homes or offices.
    • Started in Jobs garage
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    President Jimmy Carter

    • 39th President
    • Activist
    • Elected in 1976
    • Reducing inflation
    • Reforms
    • Won prize in 2002
  • Star Wars Premiere

    Star Wars Premiere
    • May 25th 1977,
    • Star Wars movies hits American theaters.
    • 7 Oscars, 461 million dollars in just US ticket sales and made about 800 million dollars in worldwide sales.
    • Highest grossing film ever
  • Elvis Presley Dies

    Elvis Presley Dies
    • August 16, 1977
    • He was only 42 years old.
    • Doctors said he died of a heart attack, likely brought on by his addiction to different medical prescriptions.
    • Many fans traveled to Memphis.
    • “King of Rock n' Roll”.
  • Ted Bundy arrested for the last time

    Ted Bundy arrested for the last time
    • Serial killer
    • Unknown number of victims
    • Personality
    • Arrested - and escaped
    • Sentenced to death
  • Three Mile Island accident

    Three Mile Island accident
    • Nuclear disaster
    • Cause of accident
    • Radiation
    • Improvements