President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and others watch the lift-off of the FIRST American in Space, Astronaut Alan Shepard.  -from the JFK Library

President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and others watch the lift-off of the FIRST American in Space, Astronaut Alan Shepard. -from the JFK Library

Walker discovers the world's oldest message in a bottle washed up on a beach after 107 years... and refuses to open the note inside!  Steve Thurber, from Courtenay, Canada, found the bottle still sealed on a beach.  It was sent by Earl Willard from San Francisco, 1,115 miles away. Sent on 29 September 1906, it is 107 years old. The current record-holder is 97 years and 309 days old, found in Scotland.

Walker discovers the world's oldest message in a bottle washed up on a beach after 107 years... and refuses to open the note inside! Steve Thurber, from Courtenay, Canada, found the bottle still sealed on a beach. It was sent by Earl Willard from San Francisco, 1,115 miles away. Sent on 29 September 1906, it is 107 years old. The current record-holder is 97 years and 309 days old, found in Scotland.

Lee Harvey Oswald was the assassin who killed President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Whether or not Oswald acted alone has been a topic of debate for more than 50 years.

Lee Harvey Oswald was the assassin who killed President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Whether or not Oswald acted alone has been a topic of debate for more than 50 years.

Ice-cold whiskey dispenser, found in corporate offices in the 1950's - Imgur

Ice-cold whiskey dispenser, found in corporate offices in the 1950's - Imgur

On September 12, 1953, U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy marries Jacqueline Lee Bouvier. wedding dress

On September 12, 1953, U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy marries Jacqueline Lee Bouvier. wedding dress

Eva Peron (Evita) was First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. During her time as wife of President Juan Peron, she became powerful within the Pro-Peronist trade unions. Eventually, she founded the charitable Eva Perón Foundation, and the nation’s first large-scale female political party, the Female Peronist Party. Her charitable organization built homes for the poor and homeless, and also provided free health care to citizens. Eventually, Evita became the center of her own…

Eva Peron (Evita) was First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. During her time as wife of President Juan Peron, she became powerful within the Pro-Peronist trade unions. Eventually, she founded the charitable Eva Perón Foundation, and the nation’s first large-scale female political party, the Female Peronist Party. Her charitable organization built homes for the poor and homeless, and also provided free health care to citizens. Eventually, Evita became the center of her own…

A future President meets a President.  Bill Clinton and JFK.  I have always thought this was a unique moment in history captured on film.

A future President meets a President. Bill Clinton and JFK. I have always thought this was a unique moment in history captured on film.

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