The Baby Boom Years: 1959 (2014)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - Social History  |   Run Time - 30 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This release takes a look back at memorable events from 1959 including Fidel Castro taking control of Cuba, the birth of the Motown record label, and Ingmar Johansson taking the heavyweight boxing title from Floyd Patterson. That year also saw the death of luminaries like Lou Costello and Raymond Chandler, and the births of future superstars John McEnroe, Magic Johnson, and Weird Al Yankovic.

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