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1: The 1960's was a decade that broke many fashion traditions, girls were introduced to go-go boots, mini skirts, and the Pillbox hat. For men, the new fashion introduced Plaid Shirts,Turtlenecks and Nehru Collars. Their clothes represents the style for the 1960's.
2: http://dianeschneiderhairstylist.blogspot.com/2011/05/60s-hairstyles-men.html In the early 1960's the hairstyle for men was gelled up hair, it was a style that was fashioned by famous singer Elvis Presley.This style is a representation of the early 1960's "look".
3: http://www.writespirit.net/inspirational_talks/political/martin_luther_king_talks/ Martin Luther King Jr. made the speech, "I have a Dream" on August 28, 1963. More than 200,000 peaceful demonstrators came to Washington DC to demand equal rights for Black and Whites. This famous speech made history because it helped African American get equal rights
4: http://sc94.ameslab.gov/TOUR/jfk.html President Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963. Kennedy's assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald, was never sent to trial. President Kennedy's death was a tragic event to the country and will be remembered. | ILAIRE BELLOC
5: http://www.iamthebeatles.com/ The Beatles, a British rock and roll band became very popular. The Beatles members were John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, were played on radio stations all over the world. This event is important because it is the style of music of the 1960's. | HILAIRE BELLOC
6: http://factofthedayblog.com/724/pop-culture/fotd-who-was-the-emcee-at-the-woodstock-festival-and-art-fair-in-1969/ Nearly half a million people headed over to a 600 acre farm in New York for the Woodstock Festival. Many top rock musicians were there. It lasted three days, a weekend of music, love and peace. This event had many famous singers and bands that represented the music of the 1960's.
7: http://www.kidport.com/reflib/science/moonlanding/moonlanding.htm July 20, 1969, 4:18 p.m., one of the biggest events of history happened. Apollo 11 landed on the moon with astronauts on board. Neil Armstrong's famous speech for the historical steps "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind" was broadcast all around the world. This worldwide event was a start of new technology that would be used for generations.
8: http://www.shmoop.com/civil-rights-desegregation/photo-1964-civil-rights.html The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and The Voting Rights Act of 1965 changed the lives of the African Americans minority by ensuring equal rights for all. The act prohibited discrimination in public places, provided for the integration of schools and other public facilities, and made employment discrimination illegal. This event changed the lives for thousands of African Americans and changed the way we live today.
9: http://psephology.edu.glogster.com/cuban-missile-crisis/ On October 22,1962 Cuban Missile Crisis: Soviets establish missile bases in Cuba, President John F. Kennedy orders a naval blockade to divert any missiles from arriving in Cuba. This event represents the global dispute of the 1960's. "
10: The Vietnam War officially started in the 1960's. The war also stuck debate in The White House about the use of nuclear weapons. This is a important event because many people protested against this war and caused many riots and protests.
11: Day at the Beach
13: Lasting Memories...
14: "An open home, an open heart, here grows a bountiful harvest." - Judy Hand
17: Playing in the leaves! | The more you laugh, the longer you live.
18: These Are The Moments I Live For
22: Warm & Cozy
23: wonderland | Dashing Through the Snow
25: Home is where there's someone to love, and someone to love us.