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  • The first scientific hand-held calculator is introduced to the public ($395).
  • Volkswagen Beetle sales exceed those of the Ford Model-T.
  • The first cellular phone call is made in New York.
  • The Broadway Musicanl "Hair" is hot-hot-hot.
  • The Magnavox Odyssey is released, beginning the dawn of the video game age.
  • The last U.S. ground troops are withdrawn from Vietnam.
  • Bobby Fischer defeats Boris Spassky in a chess match.
  • Atari releases their arcade version of PONG, the first game to achieve commercial success.
  • Richard Nixon and the Watergate scandal: Five White House operatives are arrested for burglarizing the offices of the Democratic National Committee.
  • The Price Is Right debuts on CBS.
  • Comedian George Carlin is arrested by Milwaukee for public obscenity, for reciting his "Seven Words You Can Never Say On Television".
  • My Dad bonks my Mom and sure enough... I was conceived. I don't remember much of this year since I was busy being all calm, cool, and comfortable in the womb. In case you are wondering, my parents WERE married, so (opposed to many views out there) I am NOT a bastard.
I do not have ANY pictures of the conception, so there are no links here. You sick little twisted monkey. I, like most people in the world, never want to admit that my parents ever had sex in the first place. I would rather think that I was quite the immaculate conception just placed there through the miracle of God (sounds much more pleasent than my Dad boning my Mom one night - ewwwwwwwwwwwww - I think I'm gonna hurl!!!!!!)