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1960's Timeline

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BC: The first heart transplant was preformed by Dr. Christian Barnard in Cape Town, South Africa. This revolutionized modern medicine and transplanting organs, this method he proved saved many lives.

FC: 1960's Time line Taylan Erdogan

1: President John F. Kennedy is assassinated while on a parade in Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald in 1963.Lyndon B. Johnson is sworn into office later that day. He was one of the most progressive presidents ever.

2: The last twenty seven prisoners are released from Alcatraz Prison off of the coast of San Fransisco.

3: Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous I Have a Dream speech in Washington D.C. He was a large civil rights activist he was assassinated in Tennessee.

4: The first mission in space to get to the moon was launched and was a success, Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to walk on the moon after a four day flight from Cape Canaveral.

5: Fighting in Vietnam Begins between the north and south.Pres. Lyndon Johnson orders bombing runs over communist areas.

6: The Beatles become one of the most successful rock bands in the 60's. After their first United States song dropped. "Beatlemania" began in the U.S.

7: Walt Disney the creator of Mickey Mouse dies of cancer but his legend still lives on.

8: The Berlin Wall was built which divided Germany and Europe.The wall was erected to protect its population from "fascist elements" conspiring to prevent the "will of the people" in building a socialist state in East Germany.

9: Woodstock rock concert was held in 1969 and was the first "hippie concert" in the U.S. There were 32 acts and it went on for three days.

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