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For me, 1968 was the most consequential year in American history since the end of World War Two. It was a year filled with uplifting superlatives like: the explosion of fierce creativity and variety in popular music and the arts generally, including the premier of that revolutionary television program for as yet unconditioned humans, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood; and it was a year filled with disastrous superlatives like: the meat-grinder crescendo of the Tet Offensive in the Vietnam War, the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. 843 more words
It was fifty years ago today- August 17, 1968 Mia Farrow divorced Frank Sinatra. The couple had been married since July 19, 1966 when Farrow 21 married the 51 Chairman Of The Board. 25 more words
IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY--AUGUST 17, 1968-- THE RASCALS BEGIN FIVE WEEKS AT #1 WITH 'PEOPLE GOT TO BE FREE"
It was fifty years ago today- when The Rascals began their 5 weeks in a row run at #1 with their single People Got To Be Free. 20 more words