Clarkstown High School Class of 1960

1960 In History

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Average Per Capita income New York State
1960 rank 1996 rank
$2740 #4 $29,181 #4

Cost of a Coke at Tor Luncheonette - 10 cents

History of 1960

Khrushchev visits the UN - September 1960

Francis Gary Power's U-2 is shot down over Russia May 1960

Vacuum tubes give way to transistors - 1960

Ben Hur wins 10 Oscars

Psycho is realeased

Maxwell House Coffee coins the phrase Good to the last drop.

Andy Griffith Show - first telecast October 1960

February 13-First nuclear test by France, Sahara desert.

November 15-first Polaris missile launched from a submarine.


Links

1960 Kennedy-Nixon Debate Transcripts

Remember Freedomland?

1960 Ford Fairlane 500

Listen

Songs of the 50's and 60's


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