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1 of 25Pick The Correct Answer!
What famous music festival took place in New York in 1969?
Happy Ever After
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_________ was shot in 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.
Robert F. Kennedy
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Who signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965, prohibiting racial discrimination in voting?
George W. Bush
Lyndon B. Johnson
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This historic speech was given for civil rights on August 28, 1963.
I Have A Dream
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What country did the U.S. fight in the 1960s?
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What "Giant Leap for Mankind" happened in 1969?
First manned spaceflight
First woman in space
First moon landing
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What English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960?
The Beach Boys
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JFK defeated ______ in the Presidential election of 1960.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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On Friday, November 22, 1963, JFK was assassinated by ________.
John Wilkes Booth
Lee Harvey Oswald
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The Voting Rights Act, guaranteeing _____ the right to vote became law in 1965.
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In 1964, _______ won the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent resistance to racial prejudice in America.
Martin Luther King Jr
John F. Kennedy
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Which South African leader was sentenced to life in prison in 1964?
Martin Luther King Jr.
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Who become the first man to set foot on the moon in 1969?
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The black liberation political organization _____ was formed in 1966.
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In 1967, what band released an album entitled Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band?
The Rolling Stones
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The _____ involved a stand-off between the U.S. and the USSR that nearly ended in nuclear war in 1962.
Cuban Missile Crisis
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Construction of what divisive German landmark began in 1961?
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Which of these chairs was created in 1968?
Bean Bag Chair
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Which of these children's toys was created in 1968?
20 of 25Name The 60s Movie!
La Dolce Vita
21 of 25Name The 60s Movie!
Breakfast at Tiffany's
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Dial M for Murder
23 of 25Name The 60s Icon!
24 of 25Name The 60s Icon!
20th Century Fox
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Which president was assassinated on November 22, 1963?
John F. Kennedey
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