IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- NOVEMBER 5, 1968- SHIRLEY CHISHOLM BECOMES FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN ELECTED TO THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS

  It was fifty years ago today- November 5, 1968- with all the attention on the presidential election- one of the main side stories on this election Tuesday was the […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY–NOVEMBER 5, 1968 –RICHARD MILHOUS NIXON ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

  It was fifty years ago today- Tuesday November 5th- Election Day in the United States. The Republican nominee for President Richard Milhous Nixon was elected President of the United […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 31, 1968 – PRESIDENT JOHNSON ANNOUNCES END OF BOMBING OF NORTH VIETNAM/ HUMPHREY RISING IN THE POLLS

It was fifty years ago today- October 31, 1968- President Lyndon Johnson- in curious timing just 5 days before the Presidential Election- announced that due to progress in the Paris […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- OCTOBER 3, 1968- INDEPENDENT PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE GEORGE WALLACE SELECTS GENERAL CURTIS LEMAY AS HIS RUNNING MATE

It was fifty years ago today- October 3, 1968 American Independent Presidential candidate George Wallace named former Air Force General Curtis ‘Bombs Away” LeMay as his running mate.¬† It would […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY–SEPTEMBER 30, 1968- DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE HUBERT HUMPHREY COMES OUT AGAINST PRESIDENT JOHNSON’S VIETNAM POLICY

  It was fifty years ago today- September 30, 1968- Vice President- and Democratic Presidential nominee Hubert Humphrey way behind in the polls to Richard Milhous Nixon threw a Hail […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- SEPTEMBER 25, 1968– DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE HUBERT HUMPHREY PROPOSES PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

It was fifty years ago today- the Democratic nominee for President of the United States Hubert Humphrey proposed a series of three debates with Republican¬† Richard Milhous Nixon and American […]

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IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY- SEPTEMBER 10, 1968- HENRY KISSINGER BEGINS HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH RICHARD MILHOUS NIXON

  It was fifty years ago today- September 10, 1968- a Harvard Professor named Henry Kissinger- an expert on foreign policy- began his relationship with then Republican Presidential nominee Richard […]

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