BILLY JOEL was born in the Bronx, New York, on May 9, 1949, to Howard and Rosalind Joel. Shortly after he was born, the family moved to a section of America's famous "first suburb," Levittown on Long Island
Harry Truman, 1949 became U.S. President when President Roosevelt died in 1945. He was responsible for dropping the atomic bombs on Japan and ending World War II. Truman initiated the Marshall Plan to rebuild Europe after the war.
Political - Frozen conflicts,was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).
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While China has been a unified state off and on since the Qin Dynasty united it in 221 BCE. Red China refers to China since the Communists, led by Mao Zedong, defeated the Nationalist Kuomintang Party and established the People's Republic of China on 1 October 1949.
Richard Nixon was a 1950 United States Senate election in California followed a campaign characterized by accusations and name-calling
The United States detonated its first Hydrogen Bomb on the first of November 1952. The bomb was detonated on an island
Television-struggled to become a national mass media in the 1950s, and became a cultural force – for better or worse – in the 60s
the Korean War began when some 75,000 soldiers from the North Korean People's Army poured across the 38th parallel, the boundary between the Soviet-backed Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the north and the pro-Western Republic of Korea to the south.
The King and I is the fifth musical by the team of composer Richard Rodgers and dramatist ... The musical premiered on March 29, 1951, at Broadway's St. James Theatre. It ran for nearly three years, making it the fourth longest-running
n U-2 spy plane is shot down while conducting espionage over the Soviet Union. The incident derailed an important summit meeting between President Dwight D.
Ole Miss, 1962-The Ole Miss riot of 1962, or Battle of Oxford, was fought between Southern segregationist civilians and federal and state forces beginning the night
Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little on May 19, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska. His mother, Louise Norton Little, was a homemaker occupied with the family's eight
. AIDS became a problem in the US in 1981, being the first country to recognize the strange new disease.