Apollo moon landing; Prince Charles' corronation in Wales; Nixon's inauguration; the New York Mets win the World Series.
Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King are assassinated; Richard Nixon becomes president; a garbage strike in New York City.
A revolution in Greece; anti-draft demonstrations in the United States; black militants riot; "The Graduate" is released.
Ronald Reagan is elected California's governor; a bomb is lost in Spain; Indira Gandhi becomes India's leader; "Batman" airs.
Winston Churchill dies; Malcom X is murdered; Lady Bird Johnson tries to beautify America; the miniskirt comes into fashion.
Khrushchev is deposed in the Soviet Union; three Mississippi civil-rights workers are murdered; the Beatles arrive.
John F. Kennedy is assassinated; George Wallace bars the door at the University of Alabama; Americans face a smoking scare.
The death of Marilyn Monroe; Kennedy faces a missile crisis and a steel crisis; the Seattle World's Fair opens.
The Bay of Pigs; Yuri Gagarin leads the Soviets into space; Adolph Eichmann is tried for war crimes.
The Soviet Union shoots down an American U-2 spy plane; Kennedy defeats Nixon for the presidency; the Army inducts Elvis.