President
John F. Kennedy
Lyndon Johnson

Films
The Birds
The Great Escape
Cleopatra
The Longest Day
Lawrence of Arabia
Mutiny on the Bounty
To Kill a Mockingbird

TV Programs
Virginian
Lassie
Coronation Street
The Andy Griffith Show
The Flintstones
Mister Ed
The Avengers
The Dick Van Dyke Show

Music
The Beatles
Roy Orbison
Buddy Holly
The Drifters
Jim Reeves

Cost Food
Oranges 45¢ lb
Mac & Cheese Dinner 39¢
Potatoes 4¢ lb
Sliced Bacon 29¢ lb

Automobile
Brand new Ford Falcon: $2,180

Technology
AT&T
Introduces touch tone phones

Flymo
Sells first Hover Mower

Learjet
First prototype takes off

Zip Codes
Implemented in the US

Lava Lamp or The Astro Lamp
Launched by Edward Craven Walker

Tape Cassette
Invented in Netherlands (Philips)

Soda Pull Tab Can
Invented in the US - Alcoa Company

President
Lyndon Johnson

Prices
Gas 26¢ per gallon
Stamps 5¢

Population
191,888,791

Life Expectancy
70.2 years

Automobile
First Ford Mustang introduced

The U.S. Surgeon General
Reports that cigarette smoking is a health hazard

Congress
Passes act that prohibits discrimination in public places for reason of color, race, religion, or national origin

Craig Breedlove
Sets a land speed record of 600 mph in a jet-powered vehicle

Entertainment
Nicholas Cage
Jan 7th-Born in Long Beach, CA

First Prime-Time Soap Opera
Peyton Place premieres on ABC

Color Television
Makes its way into US homes

Beatles
Came to America
Appear on The Ed Sullivan Show

"My Fair Lady"
Wins the Oscar for "Best Picture"

Rex Harrison
Wins Oscar for "Best Actor"

Julie Andrews
Wins the Oscar for "Best Actress"

Billboard's #1 Hit
"There! I've Said it Again" Bobby Vinton.