Understanding America and Her Enemies in Wartime

Fidel Castro Visits USA

Fidel Castro Visits USA

https://youtu.be/QJL1Rj1P_J0 In February 1959 Fidel Castro was sworn in as Prime Minister of Cuba. In April, Castro visited the U.S. on a "charm offensive" where Vice President Richard Nixon, described him as a sincere leader with naive ideas about...

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The Day the Music Died

The Day the Music Died

On a February 3, 1959 tour of the Midwest, rock and roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and "The Big Bopper" J. P. Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson. https://youtu.be/9mDGcxbAusg...

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Rawhide

Rawhide

Rawhide was an American Western TV series starring Eric Fleming and Clint Eastwood that aired on the CBS network for 7 1/2 years. The series was produced by Charles Marquis Warren, who also produced early episodes of Gunsmoke. The show is fondly remembered...

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