We didn't Start the Fire

  • Harry Truman

    Harry Truman
    Harry Truman was the 33rd president. During World War I, Truman served in combat in France as an artillery officer in his National Guard unit. After the war, he joined the Democratic Party.
  • Doris Day

    Doris Day
    <a >Click here to learn more</a>enters the public spotlight with the films My Dream Is Yours and It's a Great Feeling as well as popular songs like "It's Magic"; divorces her second husband.
  • Joe DiMaggio

    Joe DiMaggio
    <a Click here to learn more' >Click here for more infornmation</a>Go to the World Series five times in the 1940s, winning four of them.
  • Red China

    	Red China
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  • Johnnie Ray

    Johnnie Ray
    Click here to learn more' >Click here for more information</a>Signs his first recording contract with Okeh Records, although he would not become popular for another two years.
  • Walter Winchell

    Walter Winchell
    Click here for more informationis an aggressive radio and newspaper journalist credited with inventing the gossip column.
  • Richard Nixon

    Richard Nixon
    Click here to learn moreIs first elected to the United States Senate.
  • Television

    click here to learn morebecoming widespread (in black and white format) and becomes the most popular means of advertising.
  • South Pacific

    South Pacific
    Click here for more informationThe prize-winning musical, opens on Broadway