Decades: 1960s

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What Supreme Court case made it illegal to present evidence in court that was obtained without a warrant?

Mapp vs. Ohio (1961).

When did Kennedy establish the Peace Corps?

March 1961.

What two countries did the Peace Corps fly to in August of 1961?

Ghana and Tanzania.

The Berlin Wall was built by ____ Germans in ____.

East, 1961.

In what country did a famine end in 1961?

China.

In what three countries did the Soviet Union place missiles in?

Cuba, Turkey, and Italy.

In what year did the Soviet Union place missiles in three countries?

1962.

Where and when was John F. Kennedy assassinated?

Dallas, Texas, in 1963.

Who was elected in president in 1964?

Lyndon Johnson.

Who became the first independent leader of India?

Indira Gandhi.

In what year did India have the first independent leader?

1966.

In what year was the first Superbowl?

1967.

Between what two years were more people assassinated than any other 5 year period?

1963-1968.

How many people attended Woodstock?

About half a million people.

What artists came to Woodstock?

The Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, the Who, Jimi Hendrix, and Jefferson Airplane.

What were some of the most popular musical artists in the 1960s?

The Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Simon and Garfunkel, The Who, The Beach Boys, and Pink Floyd.

What were the people called that protested against the Vietnam War?

Doves.

What was the name of the group of people that supported the Vietnam War?

Hawks.

Who was the First Lady that declined the term First Lady, and what was she remembered for?

Jackie Onassis Kennedy, and she was remembered for her contributions to the arts and preservation of historic architecture, and her style, elegance, and grace.

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