FC: 1960s Scrapbook
1: http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/026749.jpg | JFK became president in 1961 and remained president until 1963. The reason he was only president until 1963 was because he was killed in 1963.
2: http://www.writespirit.net/inspirational_talks/political/martin_luther_king_talks/ | Martin Luther King Jr. gave his I Have A Dream speech in 1963. It was a 17 minute long public speech made on August 28, 1963. In 1964 he became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
3: http://thebeatlesautographs.net/ | The Beatles were a big part of the 1960s because they had just become popular then. They remained popular throughout the 1960s.
4: In 1960, Thomas S. Monaghan borrowed $500 to buy a pizza shop in Detroit and named it Domino's. | http://www.mobilemarketingwatch.com/dominos-foursquare-rewards-promotion-helped-boost-revenue-by-29-7925/
5: http://www.heritageflight.org/content/about-2/our-history/saturn-v/ | Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. The first people on the moon were Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin. They landed on the moon on July 20, 1969.
6: http://tennisgirl27.tripod.com/compare/ | In 1961, Coca-Cola introduces Sprite. Coca-Cola introduces Sprite to compete with 7-Up.
7: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Polaroid_logo.svg | In 1962, Polaroid introduces color film that develops in 60 seconds.
8: http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/life/human-biology/heart.htm | In 1966, the first official heart transplant in a human worked. Worldwide, about 3,500 heart transplants were performed annually as of 2007.
9: http://allaboutboats.blogspot.com/2011/05/gasoline-prices-at-fuel-dock-in-st.html | In 1964, gasoline only cost 30 cents a gallon. Now gasoline costs about 3-4 dollars.
10: http://www.xtimeline.com/evt/view.aspx?id=41753 | Diet Pepsi was introduced in 1964. It's current formula in the United States only includes the artificial sweetener, aspartame.