Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Ten on Tuesday


This week: 10 Headlines from the Year You were born

1. President Kennedy assassinated in Dallas

2. Cuban Missle Crisis

3. Pope John XXII dies

4. Very first Doctor Who episode broadcast

5. 250,000 march in DC for civil rights

6. Jack Ruby shoots Lee Harvey Oswald

7. Hitchcock movie "The Birds" premieres

8. "The Great Escape" movie premieres

9. Alcatraz prison off the coast of CA closed

10. AT&T introduces the touch tone phone

As you can see, it was a very interesting year!


Kaye said...

Nice! I had two popes die the year I was born ;-).

bmom said...

How did you even know that happened?

dianne said...

Fun list! That Hitchcock movie still creeps the living daylights out of me!

Cookie said...

What a busy and interesting year!

Lynn said...

WOW that's a lot going on!!! Still cant watch The Birds.