Lava lamps were one of the coolest things in the 70s. people everywh=ere would buy them for there colors and excitment.
Computer Floppy Disks Introduced
When floppy disks where introduced to the world every with a computer needed one well because it made storing items that much easier to hold every thing you wanted.
timemagazines person of the year- Willy Brandt
He won person of the year in 1970 for changing history .
26th admedment made
Now 18 year olds can vote for what they want and have more freedoms like any youth should have.
disney land opens
The famous amusment park opens up the the public as hundreds come in from all over the country to play and have fun.
Pet rocks were invented when a person decided it was to hard have a dog or cat so he made a box and a instuction manual and got a rock and put them together and sold millions.
these pants were the pants of the 70's everyone wore them and whoever didnt has not cool.
timemagazines person of the year- Richard Milhous Nixon
He won person of the year in 1971 for changing history and leading US.
Disco is a heavily known dance type and fun activity that was heavily known in the 70's and throughout time.
timemagazines person of the year-Nixon and Kissinger
They won people of the year by showing many great things and making changes.
Pocket Calculators Introduced
The caculators were first made public and delivered to big companies . The caculators made every day life much easier.
Clogs were made from wood and used in different dances manly for the sound it made when you tap your foot on the floor.
timne magazines person of the year- John J. Sirica
He won persson of the year for making a difference in many places.
They were legalised after many people wanted to have the option to get one.
Paul Getty kidnapped
Paul getty was young when he was taken and the people who took him asked for a million dollers for his safe return.
endandred speices act
This act was created because of the number of endandgred speices was lowering so a bunch of people got together to help save them.
Words of the 70's- far out
Far out was a term used in the 70's tthat meant that something was cool. Far out bro you gaot new shoes.
word of the 70's -can you dig it
Can you dig it was a word that was popular in its time. Can you dig it man because if you cant im not going. - (do you understand)
word of the 70's- skinney
This is a popular word used in its time. Real truth or deal ( let me give you the skinney on the deal)
Timemagazenes person of the year- king faisel
This man won person of the year in 1974.
Words of the 70's- phych
To trick someone. (haha you phych you totally fell for it)
Words of the 70's- Good night johnboy
Good night john boy became famous and annoying after it was used in the Waltons.
words of the 70's- To the max
Take it to the maximum the best it can be( Lets take to the max )
Timemagazenes person of the year-American Woman
American woman won in 1975 for because socitey voted for them because of there hard work.
words of the 70's- Chill
Chill commonly used in the 70's and in the present day to ( chill man its just a game)
words of the 70's- Get down
Get down was used and still is to mean to dance( get down and boogie yall)
words of the 70's- Fab
Fab is the same a fabulous ( that movie was so fab)
Timemagazenes person of the year- Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter won time magazenes person of the year when he became president.
Words of the 70's- keep on truking
It means to go with the flow( dude just be yourself and keep on truking)
Words of the 70's- Boss
Boss was a word to say cool or awsome. ( that was so boss what you just did) or were going to the park "boss")
Words of the 70's- boogie
Boogie waas a word used to mean dance or to get your groove on. ( cmon man just boogie )
Timemagazenes person of the year-Anwar Sadat
Anwar became person of the year after he was assassinated in Egypt after bread riots.
Words of the 70's- bummer
Bummer meant to be used as that sucks ( aww bummer you got grounded)
Words of the 70's- fake em out
it means totrick someone ( -playing basketball- dude fake em out and pass me the ball )
wor d of the 70's- Decent!
decent was a word used in the 70's to say great or really great ( that movie was Decent!)
Timemagazenes person of the year-Teng Haiso-P'ing
Teng became person of the year after Beiging spring ans many other numerous things were happing in China
word of the 70's- wicked
Wicked was used to say thats really cool or awesome. ( that concert was wicked)
words of the 70's- Neato
Neato was used to say cool. (that fireworks display was neato)
words of the 70's- Out of sight
this phrase was used to say cool or thats far out man. ( that is out of sight man)
TimeMagazenes person of the Year-Ayatullah Khomeini
Ayatullah Khomeini became person of the year in 1979 for the things he did in iran.
Sources of the 70's
Wikipedia for help and backround info
-Timemagazene for infomation on who won each year
-Inthe70's for the definitions and words it provided
Google images for well pictures
Goole for being a goood seach engine and helping me find everthing i needed.
And special thanks to:
Mr.Elliott's class room website for the opition to pick what topics to do.