June 15, 2020
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Chapter 20 The Postwar Years U.S. in the 1950s Timeline
⟶ Updated 15 Dec 2017 ⟶
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This was the day Feminine Mystique was published by Betty Friedan
A clip from the first presidential debate between senator John F. Kennedy and vice president Richard Nixon.
NASA was born
J. D. Salinger published catcher in the rye
The Checkers speech or Fund speech was an address by the Republican candidate for vice president of the United States.
After winning the election by a landslide, Eisenhower was elected the United States' 34th president.
Ray Kroc opened his first McDonald's which was also when it first was founded.
The interstate highway act was enacted by President Dwight D Eisenhower who signed the bill into law
He wasn't Elected but merely sworn in as president although he did get elected in 1944.
On This Day: Congress Passes Taft-Hartley Act
the vaccine was released for use in the United States.
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