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Main

Presidents

Harry S. truman

1945 - 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

John F. Kennedy

1961 - 1963

Lyndon Johnson

1963 - 1969

Richard Nixon

1969 - 1974

Legislation

Cuban missle crisis

1961

Bay of pigs

1961

Civil rights act

1964

Vietnam war escalates

1965

Pentagon Papers leaked

1971

ended vietnam war

1975

World events

Joseph MacArthy starts communist witch hunt

1950

North Korea invades South Korea

1950

MaCarthur relieved of command

1951

Montgomery Bus boy-cott

1952 - 1956

U-2 spy-plane shot over russia

1960

Techonology

Atomic Bomb

1945

Computer first used by military

1946

Pollaroid Camera

1948

Society & culture

Black civil right movements

1960

To kill a Mockingbird

1960

Beatles sweep nation

1966

Elvis loses fame

1966