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Kool Kitty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-04-09 12:17 AM
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89. Sputnik here, too.
Edited on Mon May-04-09 12:18 AM by Kool Kitty
or would that be three? :crazy:
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  -MEMORY TIME!!! What is the earliest major national or international event that you remember Odin2005  May-03-09 05:03 PM   #0 
  - JFK's funeral.  Gidney N Cloyd   May-03-09 05:06 PM   #1 
  - +1  pokerfan   May-03-09 05:30 PM   #17 
     - I wasn't much older.  Gidney N Cloyd   May-03-09 07:58 PM   #55 
  - Sputnik  Ptah   May-03-09 05:08 PM   #2 
  - Sputnik for me, too. I remember my dad taking my brother and I  Vinca   May-03-09 05:09 PM   #4 
  - Sputnik here, too.  Kool Kitty   May-04-09 12:17 AM   #89 
  - Yes, we went out to look for it going overhead  csziggy   May-04-09 12:54 AM   #93 
  - The Hostages in Iran  TZ   May-03-09 05:09 PM   #3 
  - Same here. n/t  RiffRandell   May-03-09 05:37 PM   #21 
  - 1980 Olympics, USA hockey team's run for the gold medal.  flvegan   May-03-09 05:10 PM   #5 
  - OMG, my dad talks about that as if it was yesterday!  Odin2005   May-03-09 05:28 PM   #16 
  - That was a VERY BIG DEAL. nt  Captain Hilts   May-03-09 08:11 PM   #58 
  - I remember begging my mom to let me skip church so I could watch it  LynneSin   May-04-09 12:08 PM   #101 
  - I recall grown-ups TALkING ABOUT  Lydia Leftcoast   May-03-09 05:11 PM   #6 
  - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth.  femmocrat   May-03-09 05:14 PM   #7 
  - The first or second?  whistler162   May-03-09 05:15 PM   #8 
  - HA. HA.  femmocrat   May-03-09 05:16 PM   #10 
  - LOL!!!  Odin2005   May-03-09 05:27 PM   #15 
  - Yeah...me too...  Tikki   May-03-09 05:20 PM   #13 
  - I think that was when we got our first TV.  femmocrat   May-03-09 05:49 PM   #25 
  - 1953? I think so. nt  Captain Hilts   May-03-09 08:42 PM   #68 
  - Apollo-Soyuz Mission ...  RoyGBiv   May-03-09 05:15 PM   #9 
  - The removal of bodies from under John Wayne Gacy's house.  GOPisEvil   May-03-09 05:18 PM   #11 
  - Nixon's resignation.  BeachBaby   May-03-09 05:19 PM   #12 
  - You remember that?  TZ   May-03-09 05:34 PM   #20 
     - I remember that as well... i was almost 8.  Rhythm   May-03-09 07:02 PM   #42 
        - Yeah but BB was four like me  TZ   May-03-09 07:21 PM   #46 
           - I remember that I was sitting on the living room floor....  BeachBaby   May-03-09 09:13 PM   #71 
  - The live broadcast assasination of Lee Harvey Oswald.  RagAss   May-03-09 05:20 PM   #14 
  - I saw it, too.  kwassa   May-03-09 08:29 PM   #62 
     - Yes...these were my first memories in life...it's no wonder I'm a cynic !  RagAss   May-03-09 10:58 PM   #83 
  - Ike vs. Adlai Stevenson. It was then I learned we were Democrats! (Age 7.)  WinkyDink   May-03-09 05:32 PM   #18 
  - Me too...hearing the convention on the radio..  dixiegrrrrl   May-03-09 07:16 PM   #43 
  - Ditto!  elleng   May-03-09 07:34 PM   #52 
  - Blizzard of '78 and the pope's visit to Boston  sniffa   May-03-09 05:34 PM   #19 
  - Assassination of JFK. I was 5. nt  Critters2   May-03-09 05:37 PM   #22 
  - Me too. My mom was in an afternoon bowling league,  bluesbassman   May-03-09 06:07 PM   #26 
  - My mom was ironing and watching her stories. It was raining cats and dogs,  Critters2   May-03-09 06:18 PM   #30 
  - Me too. I was in kindergarten, we got sent home from school and  alsame   May-03-09 06:22 PM   #33 
  - Same here. Sent home from school and asked to play outside.  SalmonChantedEvening   May-03-09 06:28 PM   #36 
  - Same here  av8rdave   May-03-09 08:43 PM   #69 
  - The Cuban Missle Crisis...  FarLeftRage   May-03-09 05:44 PM   #23 
  - The fall of the Berlin Wall.  Alexander   May-03-09 05:45 PM   #24 
  - Watergate.  rucky   May-03-09 06:09 PM   #27 
  - The formation of Abell 1835 IR1916  Rabrrrrrr   May-03-09 06:14 PM   #28 
  - the challenger  fizzgig   May-03-09 06:14 PM   #29 
  - I was at home from school that day with a cold  no name no slogan   May-03-09 06:34 PM   #38 
  - I was also a sophomore who was home with the flu that day,  Lady Effingbroke   May-03-09 10:29 PM   #77 
  - Same here. Challenger.  Lyric   May-03-09 11:03 PM   #86 
  - Challenger here.  tekisui   May-04-09 01:09 PM   #104 
  - Watergate.  Left Is Write   May-03-09 06:18 PM   #31 
  - The occupation troops pulling out of Vienna-1955  hobbit709   May-03-09 06:21 PM   #32 
  - Walter Cronkite talking about Vietnam on the evening news  no name no slogan   May-03-09 06:25 PM   #34 
  - JFK's assassination  Vidar   May-03-09 06:28 PM   #35 
  - The 1968 riots  MrScorpio   May-03-09 06:33 PM   #37 
  - Challenger exploding  Pierre.Suave   May-03-09 06:35 PM   #39 
  - Same here....  moriah   May-03-09 07:16 PM   #44 
  - And how old were you then?  Left Is Write   May-03-09 07:41 PM   #53 
  - I was in my senior year of high school.  GOPisEvil   May-03-09 10:34 PM   #79 
  - Me too.  wickerwoman   May-03-09 10:50 PM   #80 
  - start of Gulf War I  charlie and algernon   May-03-09 06:36 PM   #40 
  - Same here  Hayabusa   May-04-09 11:32 AM   #97 
  - The Apollo 11 moon landing  Rhythm   May-03-09 06:58 PM   #41 
  - I was 3 and my parents woke me in the middle of the night.  targetpractice   May-04-09 12:24 AM   #90 
  - The well publicized death of Richard III. Things were a bit chaotic.  madinmaryland   May-03-09 07:20 PM   #45 
  - Must have been absent that day!  elleng   May-03-09 09:08 PM   #70 
  - Shaking Ford's hand shortly after he became Prez  Inchworm   May-03-09 07:22 PM   #47 
  - Army-McCarthy hearings  annabanana   May-03-09 07:26 PM   #48 
  - I remember watching some, on EARLY Brooklyn neighborhood tv!  elleng   May-03-09 07:32 PM   #51 
  - I have a very hazy memory of watching the moon landing. I was 3. nt  Arugula Latte   May-03-09 07:27 PM   #49 
  - I was 3 then too -  Left Is Write   May-03-09 07:42 PM   #54 
  - The 1960 election  LiberalEsto   May-03-09 07:29 PM   #50 
  - Watergate, late stages of Vietnam War  SoxFan   May-03-09 08:04 PM   #56 
  - Falklands War I remember best.  mwooldri   May-03-09 08:08 PM   #57 
  - JFK's Assassination and funeral. I was 4. MLK's assassination. And RFK's. Then Moon landing. nt  Captain Hilts   May-03-09 08:11 PM   #59 
  - I don't remember JFK's assassination and I was six  Skittles   May-03-09 08:23 PM   #60 
     - It was already an extraordinary day for me...  Captain Hilts   May-03-09 08:41 PM   #67 
  - The Big Bang.  jeff30997   May-03-09 08:26 PM   #61 
  - LOL !  RagAss   May-03-09 10:59 PM   #84 
  - I would say the Challenger disaster  XemaSab   May-03-09 08:30 PM   #63 
  - MLK's Assassination  Dinger   May-03-09 08:30 PM   #64 
  - Bobby Kennedy's asassination  enigmatic   May-03-09 08:32 PM   #65 
  - Nixon resigning  dana_b   May-03-09 08:35 PM   #66 
  - Watergate I think. But my parents had the radio on all the time and I went back and read  applegrove   May-03-09 09:20 PM   #72 
  - Russian tanks rolling into Hungary in 1956.  Ikonoklast   May-03-09 09:23 PM   #73 
  - Same here, I was going to say  doc03   May-03-09 09:44 PM   #74 
  - Watergate and Nixon's resignation.  Lady Effingbroke   May-03-09 10:01 PM   #75 
  - Kent State riot on TV  carlyhippy   May-03-09 10:18 PM   #76 
  - The Gulf War  realisticphish   May-03-09 10:33 PM   #78 
  - The Russian invasion of Hungary  FloridaJudy   May-03-09 10:51 PM   #81 
  - My firs erection.n/t  jeff30997   May-03-09 10:55 PM   #82 
  - The 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.  Drunken Irishman   May-03-09 11:02 PM   #85 
  - Big Bang  GoddessOfGuinness   May-03-09 11:10 PM   #87 
  - Jonestown massacre.  Withywindle   May-04-09 12:11 AM   #88 
  - Gemini VIII mission  MilesColtrane   May-04-09 12:41 AM   #91 
  - Nixon on TV - he was Eisenhower's VP. I never liked the guy.  old mark   May-04-09 12:50 AM   #92 
  - Reagan being shot, Di-Charles wedding, or Space Shuttle launch  Muttocracy   May-04-09 12:55 AM   #94 
  - Sputnik in October 1957.  Doc_Technical   May-04-09 11:07 AM   #95 
  - Kennedy's Inauguration 1961  bikebloke   May-04-09 11:15 AM   #96 
  - Apollo 7 splashdown.  Lars39   May-04-09 11:38 AM   #98 
  - When Aldo Moro was kidnapped and killed...  WilmywoodNCparalegal   May-04-09 11:53 AM   #99 
  - John Lennon's assassination, 1980. I was 4.  SteppingRazor   May-04-09 12:03 PM   #100 
  - Three Mile Island - only because I lived thru it  LynneSin   May-04-09 12:10 PM   #102 
  - The 1984 election - first grade  PVnRT   May-04-09 12:52 PM   #103 
  - Berlin Wall falling, I was 4.  bamacrat   May-04-09 01:10 PM   #105 
  - 1960 election. I remember hearing grownups talk about Sputnnik, though. nt  raccoon   May-04-09 01:11 PM   #106 
  - Same here...  KansDem   May-04-09 01:20 PM   #109 
     - I remember LIFE magazine with pictures of the Nixons after the election. nt  raccoon   May-04-09 01:24 PM   #110 
  - Watergate  NewJeffCT   May-04-09 01:15 PM   #107 
  - shooting of indira gandhi  La Lioness Priyanka   May-04-09 01:20 PM   #108 
 

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