Archive for ‘1960s’

June 5, 2012

This Date in History- RFK Assasinated

He was an isle of hope for many Americans in a world of increasing turbulence, and on this day in 1968 then Senator and Democratic Presidential nominee Robert F Kennedy was assassinated after winning the  California State Democratic primary.  Hours after being hit by two shots, Kennedy died at the age of 42.

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February 29, 2012

Davy Jones, ‘Monkees’ singer dead at age 66

Davy Jones, the mop topped British lead vocalist and guitarist of ‘The Monkees’ died Wednesday in his Florida home at the age of 66. Reports indicate that the cause of death was a heart attack.

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