IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY–THURSDAY DECEMBER 19, 1968- SIX-TIME PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE NORMAN THOMAS DIES AT 84

It was fifty years ago today- Thursday December 19, 1968 the six-time presidential candidate from the Socialist Party of America Norman Thomas finally quit running at the age of 84. […]

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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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