Americans tune in as President Kennedy appears on television in 1962 to speak to the country about the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union in Cuba.

Americans tune in as President Kennedy appears on television in 1962 to speak to the country about the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union in Cuba.

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90 Years, 140 TIME Cover Stars: The Celebs Who Defined a Century of Entertainment #90YearsofTIME

Barbra Streisand Copyright Time Magazine - | Time Magazine Covers feature a chronological timeline of cover personalities and celebs – a unique kind of “Who’s Who.”

The atomic submarine, USS Thresher, sank in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of New England, April, 10, 1963, while on a training mission.   The entire crew of 129 including officers, sailors & civilians perished.   Launched in 1960, the USS Thresher was the 1st of the new class of atomic submarines which are said to be quieter & can reach greater depths than previous atomic subs.

The atomic submarine, USS Thresher, sank in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of New England, April, 10, 1963, while on a training mission. The entire crew of 129 including officers, sailors & civilians perished. Launched in 1960, the USS Thresher was the 1st of the new class of atomic submarines which are said to be quieter & can reach greater depths than previous atomic subs.

On June 19, 1964 the US Senate passed the Civil Rights Bill by a vote of 73-27 after 54 working days of filibuster since it was introduced in March. This was the first time the Senate had invoked cloture since 1927. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the bill two weeks later on July 2, 1964. #TodayInBlackHistory

On June 19, 1964 the US Senate passed the Civil Rights Bill by a vote of 73-27 after 54 working days of filibuster since it was introduced in March. This was the first time the Senate had invoked cloture since 1927. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the bill two weeks later on July 2, 1964. #TodayInBlackHistory

I wish high school dances were still like this. Cheshire Academy prom, circa 1960

I wish high school dances were still like this. Cheshire Academy prom, circa 1960

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