The Decade That Changed Us - How Well Do You Remember The 60s?

How well do you know the Swingin' Sixties?

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Question: 1/25Pick The Correct Answer!

What famous music festival took place in New York in 1969?
Happy Ever After

Question: 2/25Pick The Correct Answer!

_________ was shot in 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee.
Robert F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King Jr.
John F. Kennedy

Question: 3/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Who signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965, prohibiting racial discrimination in voting?
George W. Bush
Lyndon B. Johnson
Thomas Jefferson

Question: 4/25Pick The Correct Answer!

This historic speech was given for civil rights on August 28, 1963.
Gettysburg Address
I Have A Dream
Proclamation 1081

Question: 5/25Pick The Correct Answer!

What country did the U.S. fight in the 1960s?

Question: 6/25Pick The Correct Answer!

What "Giant Leap for Mankind" happened in 1969?
First manned spaceflight
First woman in space
First moon landing

Question: 7/25Pick The Correct Answer!

What English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960?
The Beach Boys
The Beatles
The Temptations

Question: 8/25Pick The Correct Answer!

JFK defeated ______ in the Presidential election of 1960.
Richard Nixon
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Lyndon Johnson

Question: 9/25Pick The Correct Answer!

On Friday, November 22, 1963, JFK was assassinated by ________.
John Wilkes Booth
Jack Ruby
Lee Harvey Oswald

Question: 10/25Pick The Correct Answer!

The Voting Rights Act, guaranteeing _____ the right to vote became law in 1965.
African Americans

Question: 11/25Pick The Correct Answer!

In 1964, _______ won the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent resistance to racial prejudice in America.
Martin Luther King Jr
Malcolm X
John F. Kennedy

Question: 12/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Which South African leader was sentenced to life in prison in 1964?
Nelson Mandela
Mahatma Gandhi
Martin Luther King Jr.

Question: 13/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Who become the first man to set foot on the moon in 1969?
Buzz Lightyear
Sally Ride
Neil Armstrong

Question: 14/25Pick The Correct Answer!

The black liberation political organization _____ was formed in 1966.
Black Panthers
White Tigers
Brown Bears

Question: 15/25Pick The Correct Answer!

In 1967, what band released an album entitled Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band?
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones

Question: 16/25Pick The Correct Answer!

The _____ involved a stand-off between the U.S. and the USSR that nearly ended in nuclear war in 1962.
Vietnam War
Cuban Missile Crisis
Revolutionary War

Question: 17/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Construction of what divisive German landmark began in 1961?
Hohenschwangau Castle
Berlin Wall

Question: 18/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Which of these chairs was created in 1968?
Lawn Chair
Reclining Chair
Bean Bag Chair

Question: 19/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Which of these children's toys was created in 1968?
Barbie Dolls
Hot Wheels

Question: 20/25Name The 60s Movie!

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Paramount Pictures
Rosemary's Baby
La Dolce Vita

Question: 21/25Name The 60s Movie!

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Paramount Pictures
Breakfast at Tiffany's
The Apartment

Question: 22/25Name The 60s Movie!

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Universal Pictures
Dial M for Murder
The Birds

Question: 23/25Name The 60s Icon!

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MGM Studios
Vivien Leigh
Elizabeth Taylor
Brigitte Bardot

Question: 24/25Name The 60s Icon!

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20th Century Fox
Veronica Lake
Monica Vitti
Marilyn Monroe

Question: 25/25Pick The Correct Answer!

Which president was assassinated on November 22, 1963?
John F. Kennedey
William McKinley
Jimmy Carter
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