1946-1974 Lancaster edition

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Harry S. Truman

1945 - 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

John F. Kennedy

1961 - 1963

Lyndon B. Johnson

1963 - 1969

Richard Nixon

1969 - 1974

Legislation

Employment Act 1946

1946

Civil Rights Act of 1957

1957

Economic Opportunty Act

1964

Civil Rights Act of 1964

1964

Voting Rights Act

1965

Privacy Act of 1974

1974

World Events

Battle of Inchion

1950

North Korea invades South Korea

1950

Korean war goes into a stalemate

1953

Vietnam War

1955 - 1975

Berlin Wall construction

1961

Cuban missile crisis

1962

Technology

Water-proof diapers

1946

Tupperware

1946

Video Games

1948

Hand dryer

1948

Airbag

1952

Wiffle ball

1953

Laser

1957

Society and Culture

Interstate Highway

1949

Suburbs

1950

Automobile Revolution

1951

Elvis Presley

1953