S: THE OUTSIDERS
FC: THE OUTSIDERS | THE SIXTIES
1: By the time of his death in 1968, he had refocused his efforts on ending poverty and stopping the Vietnam War. He was been assassinated in April 4 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee. | Martin Luther King Jr.
2: John F Kennedy
3: John F Kennedy is the 35th president of the US. | Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963, in Dallas, Texas. Lee Harvey Oswald was charged with the crime, but was shot and killed two days later by Jack Ruby.
4: The Vietnam War
5: The Vietnam War was the prolonged struggle between nationalist forces attempting to unify the country of Vietnam under a communist government and the United States | it started in 1955 to 1975.
6: Neil Alden Armstrong
7: Armstrong joined the NASA Astronaut Corps in 1962. His first spaceflight was the NASA Gemini 8 mission in 1966,
8: James Lovell
9: In 1962, he was one of nine selected by NASA to become astronauts. Lovell was command module pilot of Apollo 8, the first orbit around the Moon. He also commanded Apollo 13, the mission that had to be aborted because of an explosion on board.
10: John Glenn
11: In the 1962, John Glenn became the first man to orbit the earth - 3 times. It was a five hour flight.
13: The Ford Mustang has past a major milestone of forty years! April 17, 1964 is when the first classic 1964 1/2 came out into the public and heads have been turning since.
14: Television of the Sixties
15: Television in the 60s was unique compared to what it is today. They only had 3 channels ABC, CBS, and NBC. They received their TV reception either through a pair of rabbit ears antenna located on top of the TV or an aerial antenna attached to their homes or on the roof.
16: Jackie Robinson
17: In 1962, Jackie Robinson, the first black American to play in major league baseball, was placed in the Baseball Hall of Fame for his talent. | In 1962, Jackie Robinson, the first black American to play in major league baseball, was placed in the Baseball Hall of Fame for his talent.
18: Walt Disney
19: Walt Disney, the creator of Mickey Mouse and a Pioneer of animated films, died of cancer on December 15, 1966, but his legend lives on. 1967