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33rd president of the US
Harry Truman
popular singer/ actress
Doris Day
red troops take over China- becomes communist
Red China
partially deaf- singer who cried while he sang
Johnny Ray
Broadway's first musical- about WW1
South Pacific
first gossip columnist
Walter Winchell
"Joltin Joe" baseball player- outfielder for NY Yankees- married Marilyn Monroe. inducted into the HAll of Fame
Joe DiMaggio
republic senator- started "Witch Hunters"
Joe McCarthy
37t president
Richard Nixon
car
studebaker
popular household item
television
communist government
North Korea
start of the cold war
South Korea
married Joe DiMaggio -died of drug overdose
Marilyn Monroe
USSR spies -traitors
Rosenburgs
nuclear bomb
H- Bomb
boxing champion
Sugar Ray
city in South Korea
Panmunjom
best winning actor
Brando
Musical about Anne and the King of Siam
The King and I
popular book by Salinger
The Catcher in the Rye
34th president
Eisenhower
defense against polio viruses
Vaccine
Queen Elizabeth- became queen when she was 27
England's got a new queen
boxer- actor, heavyweight champion
Marciano
conductor, violinist, highest paid entertainer
Liberace
poet, novelist, philosopher
Santayana gdbye
dictator of Russia
Joseph Stalin
close associate of Joseph Stalin
Malenkov
Egyptian president
Nasser
Russian Composer who died in 1953 after putting together Peter and the Wolf.
Prokofiev
Chevron oil company owner
Rockefeller
baseball catcher- MVP for many years
Campanella
countries that comprised the "enemy" during the Cold War.
Communist Bloc
lawyer- investigated communist
Roy Cohn
dictator of Argentina
Juan Peron
great orchestra conducto- composer
Toscanini
beginning for polyester clothing
Dacron
Vietnamese- turning point of VIetnam war
Dien Bien Phu Falls
Bill Haley beginning of rock n roll
Rock Around the Clock
Nobel Prize
atomic bomb
actor- Rebel Without A Cause
James Dean
The Brooklyn Dodgers wins the World Series 4 games to 3 against the New York Yankees
Brooklyn's got a winnig team
Disney Show
Davy Crockett
animated movie, 1955
Elvis Presley
Walt Disney opens first disney amusement park, 1955
Disneyland
sex symbol and actress
Bardot
moved towards democracy, city
Budapest
proteseted against discrmination- desegregation
Alabama
built Berlin Wall- Russia
Khrushchev
married a Prince Ranier III- movie: High Moon
Princess Grace
first night time soap opera
Peyton PLace
won't let Israelites through
Trouble in the Suez
school desegregation
Little Rock
poet
Pasternak
baseball player- can bat left and right handed
Mickey Mantle
author of bestselling book:On the Road
Kerouac
first orbitting satellite of USSR
Sputnik
premiere and the foreign minister of the republic of CHina
Chou En Lai
1957 winnig award movie about WW2
Bridge on the River Kawi
US marine request president of
Lebanon
returns to power as the leader of France
Charles de Gaulle
Brooklyn Dodgers Baseball game
California Baseball
killer of 11 people
Starkweather homicides
pill that gave to help pregnancy sickness, babies born mutations
Children of Thalidomide
popular singer- killed in plane crash
Buddy Holly
movie- set around the time of Christ
Ben Hur
first monkey to go in space
Space Monkey
mafia leaders met in upstate N ew York to get better organized
Mafia
latest fad
hula hoops
started dictatorship in Cuba
Castro
new Ford car- only lasted 2 to 3 yrs
Edsel is a no-go
spy plane
U2
first president of South Korea- resigned 1948 -1960
Syngman Rhee
brbe to put ur music on radio
payola