We didnt start the fire

We Didn't Start The Fire

  • The First Television

    The First Television
    becoming widespread in black and white format and becomes the most popular means of advertising
  • Rock Around The Clock

    Rock Around The Clock
    Bill Haley and the Comets record "Rock Around The Clock"
    a hit single released by Bill Haley & His Comets spurring worldwide interest in rock and roll music.
  • Einstein

    Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein dies on April 18 at the age of 76.
  • Disneyland

    Disneyland History
    Disneyland opens on July 17 as Walt Disney's first theme park
  • Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley
    Elvis Presley Official Website
    Elvis Presley signs with RCA Records on November 21, beginning his pop career
  • Sputnik

    Sputnik becomes the first artificial satellite, launched by the Soviet Union on October 4, marking the start of the space race.
  • Hula Hoop

    Hula Hoop
    Hula Hoop History
    Hula hoops reach 100 million in sales as the latest toy fad.
  • Aids

    aidsA collection of symptoms and infections in humans resulting from the specific damage to the immune system caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It is first detected and recognized in the 1980s, and was on its way to becoming a pandemic.
  • Wheel Of Fortune

    Wheel Of Fortune
    Wheel os fortune history
    A hit television game show which has been TV's highest-rated syndicated program since 1983.
  • Heavy Metal Suiside

    Heavy Metal Suiside
    Heavy Metal Suicide
    In the 1980s Ozzy Osbourne and the bands Judas Priest and Metallica were brought to court by parents who accused the musicians of hiding subliminal pro-suicide messages in their music.