Timeline: 1962 (2001)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - Politics & Government, Social History  |   Run Time - 195 min.  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Perry Seibert

The Timeline series presents newsreels, audio recordings, radio shows, and lists in order to display the historic events that transpired during the given year. The 1962 edition contains newsreels about the Cuban missile crisis, the death of Marilyn Monroe, and the integration of the University of Mississippi. A music section contains performances of "Palisades Park", "Twist and Shout", "Soldier Boy", "Let's Dance", and "Town Without Pity". Information on events such as John Glenn's historic orbiting of the planet rounds out this fascinating and entertaining trip down memory lane.

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events, newsreels, politician, radio, retrospective, songs