activist Malcolm X was assassinated at a rally in Harlem, New
York City, USA.
Lyndon Johnson ordered the continuous bombardment of North Vietnam
seven months after Congress passed the 'Gulf of Tonkin Resolution'
which authorized the President to expand military activities
in Southeast Asia.
US troops were deployed in Vietnam by the year's end.
Luther King, Jr. spoke on courage at Brown's Chapel, Selma,
Russians were the first to spacewalk when Alexey Leonov
made a ten-minute 'Walk in Space' on the Voskhod 2 mission.
astronaut Ed White became the first American to walk
in space from Gemini 4 (GT-4) mission.
11th - 16th
in the Los Angeles neighbourhood of Watts left 34 black Americans
dead and $200 million worth of property damage.
war erupted. India retained the Kashmir in the war against Pakistan.
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