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1953: Recession

1953

1953: CIA intervene in Philippine elections to ensure pro-US government

1953

March 5, 1953: Joseph Stalin DIes

March 5, 1953

July 23, 1953: Armistice signed and N/S Korean border set

July 23, 1953

April 22, 1954: Televised hearing of McCarthy's chargers

04/22/1954

May 17, 1954: Brown vs. Board of Education

May 17, 1954

1955: Eisenhower and Soviet leaders met in Geneva

1955

1956: Interstate Highway Act

1956

1956: Reelection of Dwight D. Eisenhower

1956

March 12, 1956: Signing of the Southern Manifeso

March 12, 1956

1957: Recession

1957

1957: Sen. McCarthy Dies

1957

Sept. 1957: 9 black children barred from entering Little Rock High School

September 1957