We Didn't Start The Fire

  • Civil War in Korea

    Civil War in Korea
    North korea declared war on south korea by sending troops into south korea
  • The Rosenbergs

    The Rosenbergs
    Ethel and Julius Rosenberg are convicted of espionage
  • Englands got a new Queen

    Englands got a new Queen
    Queen Elizabeth II suceeds the throne of the United Kingdom
  • Rockefeller

    Winthrop Rockefeller and his wife Barbara are involved in a highly publicized divorce, culminating in 1954 with a record-breaking $5.5 million settlement
  • Arturo Toscanini

    Arturo Toscanini
    Arturo Toscanini performes regularly with the NBC Symphony Orchestra
  • the death of albert einstien

    the death of albert einstien
    Albert Einstein dies on April 18 at the age of 76.
  • Disney Land

    Disney Land
    Walt Disneys first theme park
  • Mickey Mantle

    Mickey Mantle
    Mickey Mantle is in the middle of his career as a famous New York Yankees outfielder and American League All-Star for the sixth year in a row
  • Ben-Hur

    Ben-Hur, a film based around the New Testament starring Charlton Heston, wins eleven Academy Awards.
  • Syngman Rhee

    Syngman Rhee
    Syngman Rhee was rescued by the CIA after being forced to resign as leader of South Korea for allegedly fixing an election and embezzling more than twenty million U.S. dollars