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And that's the way it was.

Stolen from kristine_smith





In 1957 (the year you were born)


Dwight Eisenhower is president of the US


First civil rights bill since Reconstruction to protect blacks' voting rights is approved by Congress


Hurricane "Audrey" destroys Cameron, Louisiana killing 390 people


National Guardsmen bar nine black students from entering previously all white Central High School in Little Rock


Russians launch Sputnik I, first earth orbiting satellite


The FBI arrests Jimmy Hoffa and charges him with bribery


Vanna White, Osama bin Laden, Sid Vicious, and Melanie Griffith are born


Milwaukee Brewers win World Series


Detroit Lions win NFL championship


Montreal Canadiens win Stanley Cup


On the Road by Jack Kerouac is published


The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss is published



What Happened the Year You Were Born?


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