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1944 - Roger Daltry born
1961 - President Kennedy establishes Peace Corps
1968 - East Los Angeles Walk Outs
1971 - Bomb explodes in Capitol. Weather Underground claims responsibility
1971 - U.S. stops licensing commercial whale hunters
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1944 - Lou Reed born
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1965 - Owsley starts LSD factory
1966 - GI Bill grants veterans rights to education, housing, health and jobs
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1965 - First American soldier officially sets foot on Vietnam battlefields
1970 - Three Weathermen blow themselves up in Greenwich Village, NY
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Robby Krieger, birthday
1965 - Alabama state troopers attack 525 civil rights workers as they prepare to march
1967 - Alice B. Toklas dies
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Int'l Women's Day
1965 - 3,500 Marines land to protect Da Nang air base
1971 - Supreme Court ruling against concientious objectors
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1926 - Ralph Abernathy born.
1966 - Timothy Leary sentenced in Texas to 30 years
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1922 - Jack Kerouac born
1942 - Paul Kantner born
1948 - James Taylor born
1968 - Eugene McCarthy wins 42% of New Hampshire vote in presidential primary
1969 - Paul McCartney marries Linda Eastman
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1940 - Phil Lesh born
1944 - Sly Stone born
1960 - Lunch-counter sit-ins spread to 15 cities in 5 southern states
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1965 - Police break-up demonstration of 600 in Montgomery, Alabama
1965 - Quaker Alice Herz, 82, immolates self in Detroit in protest of the Vietnam war
1968 - Mylai massacre 200 - 500 Vietnamese villagers killed
1968 - Robert F. Kennedy announces candidacy for President
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1944 - John Sebastian born
1965 - 1,600 people demonstrate at Montgomery, Alabama courthouse
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1967 - First U.S. supertanker wreck. Torrey Canyon spills 90,000 tons of oil onto Engli
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1969 - James Earl Ray sentenced to 99 years for murder of Martin Luther King Jr.
1969 - John & Yoko get married then fly to Amsterdam for one week "lie-in" for peace
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1965 - Martin Luther King Jr. leads 25,000 in march from Selma to Montgomery
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1972 - Equal Rights Amendment prohibiting sex descrimination passes Senate
1972 - National Commission recommends legalization of marijuana
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1971 - Congress votes to lower voting age to 18
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1919 - Lawrence Ferlinghetti born
1965 - SDS organizes first Viet War teach-in at Univ. of Michigan
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1934 - Gloria Steinem born
1942 - Aretha Franklin born
1947 - Elton John born
1965 - Civil rights worker shot and killed by KKK in Alabama
1966 - Anti-Vietnam war protests in US and around the world
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1967 - Be-In at Central Park in NY. 10,000 attend
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1948 - Steven Tyler born
1965 - Martin Luther King calls for boycott of Alabama on TV
1979 - Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Station radiation released in accident.
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1916 - Eugene McCarthy born
1971 - Charles Manson, et al, sentenced to death
1971 - Lt. Calley convicted for My Lai massacre
1973 - Last American troops withdrawn from Vietnam
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1945 - Eric Clapton born
1972 - North Vietnamese launch massive attack, U.S. reumes bombing
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1927 - César Chávez born
1968 - LBJ announces decision not to run again and offers partial Vietnam bombing halt
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