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1960-1969

Kennedy wins election by slim margin
1960 Election -- November 09, 1960
Rebel army invades Cuba, battles for beachheads
Cuba: Bay of Pigs -- By FRANCIS L. McCARTHY, UPI Writer -- April 17, 1961
Khrushchev warns U.S. against Cuban invasion
Cuba: Bay of Pigs -- By HENRY SHAPIRO -- April 22, 1961
East Berlin a city under siege
Berlin Wall -- By JOHN A. CALLCOTT -- August 14, 1961
Cuba blockade stands, U. S. says
Cuban Missile Crisis -- October 25, 1962
JFK denies U. S. planned Cuba invasion air cover
Cuba: Bay of Pigs -- January 24, 1963
They're turning the hose on us
Civil Rights: Birmingham -- May 03, 1963
More than 200,000 rally for civil rights
Civil Rights: Birmingham -- August 28, 1963
Grief, rage hang over church blast scene
Civil Rights: Birmingham -- By WILLIAM K. HANDEL -- September 15, 1963
Eyewitness account of Kennedy assassination
JFK Assassination (Pulitzer) -- BY MERRIMAN SMITH, White House Reporter -- November 23, 1963
The light flickers out in Vietnam
Vietnam: Fall of Saigon -- By LEON DANIEL -- May 09, 1975
Oswald's 1959 interview with UPI
JFK Assassination (Pulitzer) -- By ALINE MOSBY -- November 23, 1963
UPI reporter close as Ruby shot Oswald
JFK Assassination (Pulitzer) -- By TERRANCE W. McGARRY -- November 24, 1963
Alabama state police gas, beat Selma Negro marchers
Civil Rights: Selma -- March 07, 1965
War begins in Mideast
The Middle East War -- By United Press International -- June 05, 1967
King shot, condition critical
Civil Rights: MLK jr. Assassination -- April 04, 1968
Vast throng pays King last tribute
Civil Rights: MLK jr. Assassination -- April 09, 1968
Victory cries are followed by anguish
RFK Assassination -- June 05, 1968
Soviets bloc troops invade Czechoslovia
Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia -- August 21, 1968
Nixon's goals: unity and peace
1968 Election -- November 07, 1968
World watches as man steps onto alien world for first time
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 20, 1969
Diana Oughton Profile -- The Making of a Terrorist
Weather Underground (Pulitzer) -- By LUCINDA FRANKS and THOMAS POWERS -- September 14, 1970
Airline stewardesses near 30th birthday in U.S.
Robert J. Serling -- January 07, 1960
Negroes stage sit down act
United Press International -- February 03, 1960
French explode atomic bomb in Sahara Desert
Anthony Austin -- February 13, 1960
Chilean earthquake toll up to 91; houses topple
United Press International -- May 21, 1960
Khruschev warns U.S. to keep out of Cuban affairs
Robert J. Korengold -- July 09, 1960
Domestic issues aired By Nixon and Kennedy in first debate
1960 Election -- September 27, 1960
Kennedy's use of notes during debate draws Nixon's fire
1960 Election -- United Press International -- October 14, 1960
Kennedy wins election by slim margin
1960 Election -- November 09, 1960
Airliners collide over New York City
Jack V. Fox -- December 16, 1960
Dr. Janet Travell personal physician for White House
United Press International -- January 26, 1961
'Ice Queen,' 17 other U.S. skaters killed
United Press International -- February 15, 1961
Kennedy asks Latin nations to join in progress alliance
Merriman Smith -- March 14, 1961
Vote amendment becomes official
United Press International -- March 29, 1961
FCC chief demands broadcast improving
United Press International -- May 09, 1961
JFK signs bill for Peace Corps
United Press International -- September 22, 1961
Russians defy world, set off biggest nuclear blast
Frederick Laudon -- October 30, 1961
Castro admits he's a Red to the core
United Press International -- December 02, 1961
Cold War not affected by exchange of prisoners
Stewart Hensley -- February 10, 1962
Mrs. Glenn says prayer, then starts celebrating
Space Race: Sputnik -- United Press International -- February 21, 1962
Wilt hits 100 as Warriors win
United Press International -- March 03, 1962
Astronaut Carpenter completes three orbits around Earth
United Press International -- May 24, 1962
Unrepentant Eichmann hanged
United Press International -- June 01, 1962
U.S. launches, orbits Telstar; global video visualized
Alvin B. Webb Jr. -- July 10, 1962
'Astronauttes' beg for place in space
United Press International -- July 17, 1962
JFK Donates Full Salary To Charity
1960 Election -- November 14, 1962
Grid hall admits 'dream backfield'
United Press -- January 29, 1963
Volcano blows off on Bali
United Press International -- March 21, 1963
Last Alcatraz inmates depart
Peter J. Hayes -- March 21, 1963
Valentina Tereshkova becomes first woman in space
Space Race: Sputnik -- Alvin B. Webb -- June 17, 1963
Washington, Moscow establish 'hot line' link
United Press International -- June 20, 1963
Doctors hopeful for new JFK son
Alvin Spivak -- August 07, 1963
'Hot line' to Moscow now set up
United Press International -- August 30, 1963
Dignitaries, grid greats dedicate football shrine
Robert Tenenbaum -- September 07, 1963
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. asks Kennedy for federal intervention
Civil Rights: Birmingham -- September 16, 1963
Russ praise president's U.N. speech
Merriman Smith -- September 20, 1963
President Kennedy assassinated, Texas Governor Connally gravely wounded
JFK Assassination (Pulitzer) -- By MERRIMAN SMITH, UPI White House Reporter -- November 22, 1963
LBJ will cut budget, nuclear output
Merriman Smith -- January 08, 1964
Students mob Beatles in NYC
George F. Gaal -- February 07, 1964
Destroyer sinks in collision
United Press International -- February 10, 1964
Tanganyika, Zanzibar merge to form Tanzania
United Press International -- April 26, 1964
40 microphones found in U.S. Moscow Embassy
United Press International -- May 20, 1964
Florida's Bible ruling reversed
United Press International -- June 01, 1964
Monson Motor Lodge demonstration: Praying and singing brings Florida Melee
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- June 19, 1964
President Johnson will deliver acceptance speech
United Press International -- August 27, 1964
Mets defeat SF Giants, Murakami
United Press International -- September 02, 1964
Johnson gets Warren report
JFK Assassination (Pulitzer) -- United Press International -- September 24, 1964
Nik relieved of job, replaced
United Press International -- October 15, 1964
District of Columbia finally gets to vote
1964 Election -- United Press International -- November 03, 1964
President at work on his 'Great Society' program
United Press International -- January 05, 1965
Churchill is dead
United Press International -- January 24, 1965
The Strange Case of John Fritz Johnson
By David Smothers -- February 10, 1965
U.S. planes hit North Viet targets
United Press International -- February 11, 1965
Newsman present during Malcolm X's assassination
Stanley Scott -- February 21, 1965
Soviets blast 2 men into space
Space Race: Sputnik -- United Press International -- March 18, 1965
Casualties set record in Vietnam
Top Stories -- Joseph Galloway -- June 01, 1965
Viet AF chieftain heads 9th regime in 2 years
United Press International -- June 19, 1965
U.S. draft call doubled
United Press International -- July 28, 1965
Johnson signs Medicare
United Press International -- July 30, 1965
Fall is fatal to equestrian, an ex-hostess
United Press International -- August 28, 1965
For families of astronauts Cooper, Conrad long wait is over today
William Clayton -- August 30, 1965
Captured U.S. pilots 'criminals,' says Hanoi
United Press International -- September 29, 1965
St. Louis 'tops off' lofty 'Gateway Arch'
United Press International -- October 29, 1965
U.S. to airlift Cuban refugees
United Press International -- November 06, 1965
American GI's fought, prayed at Chu Pong
Top Stories -- Joseph Galloway -- November 18, 1965
France launches first satellite
United Press International -- November 26, 1965
Marcos takes oath of office as 6th president of Philippines
United Press International -- December 30, 1965
USSR Luna-9 sends moon photos
Space Race: Sputnik -- United Press International -- February 04, 1966
Jets dodge missiles in heaviest bombing of North since lull
United Press International -- March 07, 1966
Archbishop ignores churchly heckling group
Sheila Walsh -- March 23, 1966
Crazed student kills 15 persons; finally shot
James T. Young -- August 01, 1966
Lunar Orbiter I circles moon in near-perfect path
United Press International -- August 14, 1966
South African premier slain
United Press International -- September 06, 1966
Coal slag buries Welsh school
United Press International -- October 21, 1966
Carmichael is sentenced for Black Panther rally
United Press International -- November 30, 1966
3 astronauts die in Apollo capsule
Al Rossiter Jr. -- January 28, 1967
Atom bomb pioneer dies
United Press International -- February 19, 1967
Supreme Court kills mixed marriage ban
United Press International -- June 12, 1967
Riots erupt in Florida
United Press International -- June 12, 1967
Fire aboard carrier Forrestal kills U.S. service members
Mike Feinsilber -- July 29, 1967
Burglar kills Coast Guard petty officer
United Press International -- August 11, 1967
Rockwell, U.S. Nazi party leader, slain
United Press International -- August 25, 1967
Thurgood Marshall sworn in as justice of Supreme Court
United Press International -- October 02, 1967
Long illness kills singer Woody Guthrie
United Press International -- October 04, 1967
Hanoi says admiral's flier son is captured
United Press International -- October 27, 1967
Basketball opens Hall of Fame at site of founding
United Press International -- February 18, 1968
Civil rights bill signed
United Press International -- April 10, 1968
Old London Bridge to move to Arizona
United Press International -- April 18, 1968
Race Tension Builds Up in Virgin Isles
UPI -- April 26, 1968
Johnson says Hanoi agrees to talks in Paris
Merriman Smith -- May 03, 1968
U.S. nuclear sub missing
Donald H. May -- May 28, 1968
Underground movie actress shoots Warhol
United Press International -- June 04, 1968
RFK dies, services Saturday in New York
RFK Assassination -- United Press International -- June 06, 1968
Sirhan's father deeply shaken; 'blackest day of my life'
RFK Assassination -- United Press International -- June 06, 1968
Police issue all points bulletin for woman at RFK assassination
RFK Assassination -- United Press International -- June 06, 1968
Ray, accused of murdering Martin Luther King Jr., arrested
Civil Rights: MLK jr. Assassination -- United Press International -- June 08, 1968
France ignores treaty, to test H-bombs
United Press International -- July 01, 1968
Nina Simone's 'Soul' reigns 6th year
Hugh Wyatt -- July 04, 1968
Hank Aaron apologetic about milestone 500th Home Run
UPI Staff -- July 15, 1968
Quake jams hospitals in Philippines
United Press International -- August 02, 1968
Pope arrives in Colombia
United Press International -- August 22, 1968
Movies agree to new film rating program
United Press International -- October 08, 1968
Smith wins fifth U.S. gold medal
United Press International -- October 17, 1968
Jackie 'very happy,' marries Onassis today
United Press International -- October 20, 1968
First Negro woman voted to Congress
United Press International -- November 06, 1968
Children cheer 'Heidi,' but football fans angry
United Press International -- November 18, 1968
Arthur Ashe placed first in U.S. tennis rankings
United Press International -- December 12, 1968
Apollo astronauts report 'everything looks okay' in greatest adventure in space
United Press International -- December 21, 1968
Stepped up search for killer
United Press International -- December 23, 1968
Russia flies supersonic airliner
United Press International -- December 31, 1968
Fire aboard Enterprise; casualties
United Press International -- January 14, 1969
Decision awaited on 'Two Virgins' album sale
United Press International -- February 07, 1969
James Ray enters plea of guilty in Dr. King slaying
United Press International -- March 10, 1969
Former President Eisenhower dead at 78
United Press International -- March 28, 1969
1st degree verdict for Sirhan Sirhan
Jack V. Fox -- April 17, 1969
'World is fading away' as Apollo 10 flies to moon
Al Rossiter Jr. -- May 19, 1969
Battle for 'Hamburger Hill' over
1960 Election -- May 20, 1969
Soccer 'war' won by El Salvador, 3-2
Culture -- June 28, 1969
Launch crews roll toward Apollo 11 launch
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 14, 1969
Countdown goes ahead of schedule
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 15, 1969
J. Edgar Hoover: Black Panther Greatest Threat to U.S. Security
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- July 16, 1969
Families watch Apollo blastoff
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 16, 1969
Apollo view on death row
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 16, 1969
Apollo 11 could mean death knell for flat earth society
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 16, 1969
NASA chief briefs Abernathy after protest at Cape
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 16, 1969
Apollo 11 blasts off for historic moon voyage
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- By AL ROSSITER JR. -- July 16, 1969
Rocket age gets to ice cream, amusement park
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 17, 1969
Edison scoffed at moon trip
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 17, 1969
Wapakoneta moon cheese operation just booming
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 17, 1969
Moonsuits protective, restrictive
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 19, 1969
Moon walk up to Armstrong
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- By EDWARD K . DeLONG, UPI Space Writer -- July 19, 1969
Astronauts view lunar landing site
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 19, 1969
Passenger in Ted Kennedy car killed
United Press International -- July 19, 1969
Rower of Atlantic turns up on beach
United Press International -- July 20, 1969
World watches as man steps onto alien world for first time
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 20, 1969
Astronaut's widow never lost faith
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- Charles E. Taylor -- July 21, 1969
Montclair native Aldrin's dad nervous at touchdown
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- Lawrence Sutter -- July 21, 1969
Armstrong's parents happy and pray for safe return
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 21, 1969
'That's one small step for mankind ...'
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 21, 1969
Believe Luna 15 hit moon hard
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 21, 1969
Apollo 11: Chronology of an epic
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 21, 1969
Astro's mom feared her son would sink
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- Sue Reisinger -- July 22, 1969
Astronauts will rub each other
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- United Press International -- July 24, 1969
Apollo 11 to land today; moon quake detected
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- July 24, 1969
Former Green Beret chief in Vietnam held in slaying
Bert W. Okuley -- August 06, 1969
Actress, heiress, 3 men slain in bizarre setting
Vernon Scott -- August 10, 1969
Astronauts emotion filled at ticker tape parade
Apollo 11 Moon Landing -- August 14, 1969
Thousands flee Woodstock chaos, mud
United Press International -- August 16, 1969
Tate Murder Case Frustrates Police
Top Stories -- September 03, 1969
North Vietnam leader Ho Chi Minh dead
Stewart Hensley -- September 04, 1969
Marchers arrested in start of Chicago 8 trial
United Press International -- September 25, 1969
Berryessa killer termed a deviate
United Press International -- October 01, 1969
Blood-soaked cloth sent to paper after murder
United Press International -- October 15, 1969
Zodiac Killer emerges again; wants attention
United Press International -- November 12, 1969
Apollo 12 crewmen hit the bulls-eye
Al Rossiter Jr. -- November 19, 1969
Indians invade Alcatraz again
United Press International -- November 20, 1969
Astronauts on way to Honolulu
Edward Inouye -- November 25, 1969
Chicago policemen kill two Black Panthers in gun fight
United Press International -- December 05, 1969
Rock music turns sour for hippies
Music Festivals -- UPI -- December 07, 1969
Death, debris in Altamont wake
Music Festivals -- UPI -- December 08, 1969

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