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Timeline created by jtaplin
  • Allen Ginzberg's first reading of "Howl"

    Allen Ginzberg's first reading of "Howl"
    Six Gallery, San Francisco
  • Little Richard-Tutti Fruiti

    Little Richard-Tutti Fruiti
  • Rosa Parks arrested

    Rosa Parks arrested
    Refuses to leave bus seat in Montgomery, AL
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott begins

    Montgomery Bus Boycott begins
    Martin Luther King
  • Elvis Presley-Heartbreak Hotel

    Elvis Presley-Heartbreak Hotel
  • Jackson Pollack dies in car crash

    Jackson Pollack dies in car crash
  • Miles Davis begins "Miles Ahead" recording with Gil Evans

    Miles Davis begins "Miles Ahead" recording with Gil Evans
  • Jack Kerouac- On the Road

    Jack Kerouac- On the Road
  • Norman Mailer's "The White Negro" published

    Norman Mailer's "The White Negro" published
    Dissent Magazine
  • Advanced Research Projects Administration (ARPA)

    Advanced Research Projects Administration (ARPA)
    Beginning of network computer research
  • Elvis inducted into U.S. Army

    Elvis inducted into U.S. Army
  • Robert Frank-The Americans

    Robert Frank-The Americans
  • Miles Davis begins recording "Kind of Blue"

    Miles Davis begins recording "Kind of Blue"
    His Magnum Opus
  • Robert Rauschenberg-Canyon

    Robert Rauschenberg-Canyon
  • Bell Labs demonstrates first modem

    Bell Labs demonstrates first modem
  • John F. Kennedy elected President

    John F. Kennedy elected President
  • Eisenhower Farewell Address

    Eisenhower Farewell Address
    Military Industrial Complex
  • Bob Dylan at Gerde's Folk City

    Bob Dylan at Gerde's Folk City
    Good review from Robert Shelton
  • Andy Warhol's first solo exhibit

    Andy Warhol's first solo exhibit
  • Bob Dylan at Greenwood, MS Civil Rights rally

    Bob Dylan at Greenwood, MS Civil Rights rally
  • March on Washington

    March on Washington
    King-"I have a dream" speech
    Dylan and Baez perform
  • Roy Lichtenstein-Wham

    Roy Lichtenstein-Wham
  • Andy Warhol-Elvis II

    Andy Warhol-Elvis II
  • John Kennedy Assassinated

    John Kennedy Assassinated
  • Beatles on Ed Sullivan Show

    Beatles on Ed Sullivan Show
  • Rauschenberg--Retroactive 1

    Rauschenberg--Retroactive 1
  • Beatles and Bob Dylan meet

    Beatles and Bob Dylan meet
    Savoy Hotel, London
  • Bob Dylan goes electric at Newport Folk Festival

    Bob Dylan goes electric at Newport Folk Festival
  • Dylan begins recording "Blonde on Blonde"

    Dylan begins recording "Blonde on Blonde"
  • Beatles record Lennon's "Norwegian Wood"

    Beatles record Lennon's "Norwegian Wood"
    Heavy Dylan influence
  • The Trips Festival

    The Trips Festival
    San Francisco
  • Andy Warhol-Chelsea Girls

    Andy Warhol-Chelsea Girls
  • The Beatles-Sergent Pepper Lonely Hearts Club Band

    The Beatles-Sergent Pepper Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • Jimi Hendrix-Are You Experienced

    Jimi Hendrix-Are You Experienced
  • Martin Luther King Assassinated

    Martin Luther King Assassinated
  • Robert Kennedy Assassinated

    Robert Kennedy Assassinated
  • The Band- Music from Big Pink

    The Band- Music from Big Pink
  • The Beatles- Rvolution

    The Beatles- Rvolution
  • The Whole Earth Catalog

    The Whole Earth Catalog
  • Norman Mailer-Armies of the Night

    Norman Mailer-Armies of the Night
  • Van Morrison-Astral Weeks

    Van Morrison-Astral Weeks
  • Richard Nixon Inaugurated

    Richard Nixon Inaugurated
  • Dennis Hopper-Easy Rider

    Dennis Hopper-Easy Rider
  • Woodstock Festival

    Woodstock Festival
  • Bob Dylan at the Isle of Wight

    Bob Dylan at the Isle of Wight
    Private Jam session with The Beatles
  • Miles Davis-Bitches Brew

    Miles Davis-Bitches Brew
  • Marvin Gaye-What's Going On

    Marvin Gaye-What's Going On
  • Francis Coppolla-The Godfather

    Francis Coppolla-The Godfather
  • The Rolling Stones-Exile on Main Street

    The Rolling Stones-Exile on Main Street
  • Watergate Breakin

    Watergate Breakin
  • Martin Scorsese-Mean Streets

    Martin Scorsese-Mean Streets
  • Barry White-Love's Theme

    Barry White-Love's Theme
  • Internet Transmission Protocols established

    Internet Transmission Protocols established
    Vint Cerf, et al
  • Bob Dylan-Blood on the Tracks

    Bob Dylan-Blood on the Tracks
  • The Ramones-Ramones

    The Ramones-Ramones
  • Apple II Computer

    Apple II Computer
  • George Lucas-Star Wars

    George Lucas-Star Wars
  • John Badham-Saturday Night Fever

    John Badham-Saturday Night Fever
  • Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five

    Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five
  • Jerry Falwell founds Moral Majority

    Jerry Falwell founds Moral Majority
  • The Clash-London Calling

    The Clash-London Calling
  • Martin Scorsese-Raging Bull

    Martin Scorsese-Raging Bull
  • John Lennon assassinated

    John Lennon assassinated
  • Ronald Reagan inugurated

    Ronald Reagan inugurated
  • Reagan signs Kemp Roth Tax Cut

    Reagan signs Kemp Roth Tax Cut
    large reduction in upper income taxes
  • Northrop-Boeing awarded contract for B2 Bomber

    Northrop-Boeing awarded contract for B2 Bomber
  • Ridley Scott-Bladerunner

    Ridley Scott-Bladerunner
  • Michael Jackson-Thriller

    Michael Jackson-Thriller
  • First Commercial Push of Compact Discs

  • Reagan "Evil Empire" speech to Nat. Assoc. of Evangelicals

  • Reagan Deploys Pershing II missles in Europe

    Reagan Deploys Pershing II missles in Europe
  • The W.E.L.L opens

    The W.E.L.L opens
  • NSDD 166-U.S. Afghanistan war directive

    NSDD 166-U.S. Afghanistan war directive
  • NSFNET goes on line

    NSFNET goes on line
  • Reagan orders 29 Seawolf Class Submarines

    Reagan orders 29 Seawolf Class Submarines
  • Reagan cuts EPA budget by 25%

  • Stock Market Crash

    Stock Market Crash
  • Public Enemy-It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back

    Public Enemy-It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
  • Martin Scorsese-Goodfellas

    Martin Scorsese-Goodfellas
  • Tim Berners-Lee publishes Hypertext specs

    Tim Berners-Lee publishes Hypertext specs
  • Bill Clinton Inauguaration

    Bill Clinton Inauguaration
  • Nirvana-Nevermind

    Nirvana-Nevermind
  • NCSA starts development of web browser