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This King of Rock 'n' Roll begins his careerElvis Presley
98%
This former World War II General becomes President of the United States in 1953Dwight D. Eisenhower
95.1%
President of the United States, 1945-53Harry S. Truman
94.8%
The Montgomery Bus Boycott is sparked by this woman in 1955Rosa Parks
93.5%
This TV show, starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, debuts in 1951I Love Lucy
89.4%
This later President becomes Vice-President of the United States in 1953Richard Nixon
89%
Middle-class Americans flood out of the cities into these family-friendly areasSuburbs
88.4%
Ray Kroc purchases this company in 1955, turning it into a major fast-food chainMcDonald's
87%
This cultural icon stars in 'Rebel Without a Cause' and 'East of Eden'James Dean
85.4%
In 1959, this pioneer of rock 'n' roll dies in a plane crashBuddy Holly
83.8%
Conservative attitudes make many women return to this roleHousewife
83.3%
This Wisconsin Senator causes mass anti-communist hysteriaJoseph McCarthy
82.6%
This iconic actress stars in films such as 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' and 'The Seven Year Itch'Marilyn Monroe
81.7%
This theoretical physicist dies in New Jersey in 1955Albert Einstein
81.2%
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This war against communism takes place from 1950 to 1953Korean War
80.4%
This novel by J.D. Salinger is published in 1951The Catcher in the Rye
78.7%
Europe continues to be rebuilt by a Plan named after this Secretary of StateGeorge Marshall
74.1%
This 1959 historical epic wins 11 Academy Awards, including Best PictureBen-Hur
71.9%
This national system of freeways is formed, revolutionising American roadsInterstate Highway System
71%
This country music legend begins his career at Sun RecordsJohnny Cash
70%
This defining novel by Jack Kerouac is published in 1957On the Road
68%
Adolescents become popularly known by this termTeenagers
66.4%
Federal troops are forced to intervene when nine African-American students attempt to attend a segregated high school in this cityLittle Rock
60%
This professor provokes controversy when he publishes his research on human sexualityAlfred Kinsey
50.6%
This Arthur Miller play, an allegory of the Red Scare, debuts on Broadway in 1953,The Crucible
48.6%
This abstract expressionist becomes known for his unique style of drip paintingJackson Pollock
48%
Policy towards international communism expressed in NSC-68Containment
40.1%
This Allen Ginsberg poem causes an obscenity trial in 1957Howl
37.1%
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