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John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas. 1963
86.9%
1960
1.2%
1961
2.6%
1962
5.6%
Neil Armstrong becomes the first person to walk on the moon. 1969
86.9%
1962
2.2%
1964
3.3%
1967
3.7%
The Cuban Missile crisis occurs. 1962
80.5%
1960
6.6%
1964
5.7%
1966
2.8%
Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy are assassinated. 1968
73.2%
1963
11.7%
1965
7%
1966
4.3%
Richard Nixon becomes president of the United States. 1969
70.7%
1961
3.2%
1963
5.5%
1967
16.5%
Construction of the Berlin Wall begins. 1961
70.1%
1964
14.5%
1967
6.9%
1969
4.5%
The Six-Day War occurs. 1967
67.4%
1960
8.3%
1963
12.2%
1969
7.8%
Yuri Gagarin becomes the first human in space. 1961
66.2%
1964
15.7%
1967
11.7%
1969
2.3%
The U.S. launches the Bay of Pigs invasion in Cuba. 1961
62%
1963
26.6%
1965
4.5%
1967
2.9%
Malcolm X is assassinated in New York City. 1965
60.2%
1960
3.1%
1962
8.6%
1968
24.1%
Martin Luther King, Jr. delivers his 'I Have a Dream' speech. 1963
56.7%
1960
3.5%
1966
21.7%
1968
13.9%
England wins the FIFA World Cup. 1966
56.1%
1960
12.8%
1962
17.4%
1968
9.2%
The Prague Spring occurs in Czechoslovakia. 1968
54.3%
1961
7%
1963
15.8%
1965
18.3%
Christiaan Barnard performs the first heart transplant in South Africa. 1967
52.7%
1960
7%
1962
16.9%
1964
18.6%
The Gulf of Tonkin incident leads to increased U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War. 1964
50.7%
1961
10.1%
1967
27.6%
1969
7%
Winston Churchill dies at age 90. 1965
49.6%
1961
10.9%
1963
15.1%
1967
20%
The Summer Olympic games occur in Rome. 1960
45.1%
1962
11%
1964
27.9%
1968
11.3%
Che Guevara is executed in Bolivia. 1967
44.4%
1961
11.6%
1964
26.2%
1969
13.6%
Leonid Brezhnev becomes leader of the Soviet Union after Nikita Khrushchev's removal. 1964
43.7%
1961
12%
1966
23.1%
1968
16.9%
Niger and Chad, among other African nations, become independent from France. 1960
28%
1963
28%
1966
29.5%
1969
9.7%

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