History Quiz / Before or After 1960

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Can you choose if these events occurred before or after January 1, 1960?

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Event(B)efore or (A)fter 1/1/1960Date
Alaska becomes 49th U.S. state
Yuri Gagarin orbits the Earth in Vostok 1
Fidel Castro become Prime Minister of Cuba
Nixon-Khrushchev 'Kitchen Debate'
'To Kill a Mockingbird' is published
Gary Powers U-2 shot down over Soviet Union
Premiere of 'Leave it to Beaver'
President John F. Kennedy assassinated
Nuclear powered USS Enterprise is launched
Harold Macmillan wins U.K. general election
BEA Flight 609 with Manchester United football team crashes in Munich
Iraqi Republic is formed in a coup d'├ętat
Ben-Hur wins Best Picture Academy Award
France test detonates its first atomic bomb
First Barbie doll is marketed
First U.S. national TV broadcast in color
USSR's Luna 2 impacts surface of moon
Beatles release their first single 'Love Me Do'
Roger Bannister breaks the 4-minute mile
Winston Churchill dies

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