Presentation on theme: "This is a book talk/trailer project based on the “11/22/1963” book by Stephen King. The project is designed and created by Aneliya Kochneva as end of."— Presentation transcript:
This is a book talk/trailer project based on the “11/22/1963” book by Stephen King. The project is designed and created by Aneliya Kochneva as end of the semester assignment for LIS 542, Resources and Services for Adults, with instructor Dr. Lorna Peterson.
1958 Sept 9th Sep 15th - 48 die in a train crash in Elizabethport NJ Dec 1st - Our Lady of Angels School burns, killing 92 students & 3 nuns (Chic)1959 Jan 3rd - Alaska admitted as 49th US state Jan 4th - Luna 1 (Mechta) becomes 1st craft to leave Earth's gravity Jan 7th - US recognizes Fidel Castro's Cuban government Feb 10th - Tornado in St Louis kills 19 & injures 265 Mar 9th - Barbie, the popular girls' doll, debuted, over 800 million sold Apr 26th - Cuba invades Panama Jul 17th - Tibet abolishes serfdom Jul 24th - VP Nixon argues with Khrushchev, known as "Kitchen Debate" Oct 9th - Lee Harvey Oswald arrives in Southampton Oct 31st - Lee Harvey Oswald announces in Moscow he will never return to US Dec 1st - 1st color photograph of Earth from outer space1960 Jan 2nd - Senator John F Kennedy, announces his candidacy for the US Presidency Feb 20th - Jimi Hendrix, rock and roll guitarist, plays his first gig. Apr 14th - 1st underwater launching of Polaris missile May 7th - Leonid Brezhnev replaces Kliment Voroshilov as president of USSR Jul 13th - US Democratic convention nominates JFK as presidential candidate Oct 13th - Opponents of Fidel Castro executed in Cuba Nov 8th - JFK (Sen-D-Mass) beats VP Richard Nixon (R) for 35th US president1961 Jan 3rd - US breaks diplomatic relations with Cuba Aug 16th - Martin L King protests for black voting right in Miami Oct 30th - Soviet Union tests a 58 megaton hydrogen bomb Dec 2nd - Fidel Castro declares he's a Marxist, & will lead Cuba to Communism Dec 12th - Martin Luther King Jr & 700 demonstrators arrested in Albany Ga1962 Feb 3rd - John Uelses pole vaults record 489 cm Feb 7th - President Kennedy begins blockade of Cuba Apr 15th - US national debt above $300,000,000,000 Jul 27th - Martin Luther King Jr jailed in Albany Georgia Aug 4th - Nelson Mandela captured by South African police Oct 16th - Cuban missile crisis began as JFK becomes aware of missiles in Cuba1963 Jun 10th - JFK signs law for equal pay for equal work for men & women Jun 11th - JFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act“ Jun 16th - Valentina Tereshkova (USSR) is 1st woman in space, aboard Vostok 6 Aug 7th - Jacqueline Kennedy becomes 1st, First Lady to give birth since Mrs. Cleveland Aug 28th - Martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream speech" at Lincoln Memorial Change history?
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