Tom Jones- wins the Oscar for Best Picture of the Year
St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Yankees in the World Series
Cleveland Browns beat Baltimore Colts in the Super Bowl
Gilligan's Island premiered on TV
Ford Mustang debuted at the New York World's Fair
Beatles have the top hit: I Want to Hold Your Hand
GI Joe debuts
Martin Luther King wins the Nobel Peace Prize
Lyndon B Johnson was president
Price for 2 movie tickets was $1.86- a much cheaper date than today!
Minimum Wage was $1.15
Acrylic Paint was invented
Permanent Press Fabric was invented
Ford Mustang enters the scene for $2368- don't you wish your could travel back in time?
Diet Pepsi is introduced
Some Other Prices:
Gallon of Gas $0.25
Average Yearly Income $5,880
Cost of a Stamp: $0.05
Oh how things can go through the twists and turns of change over 50 years time! The one thing that doesn't change is celebrating your Golden Anniversary. For those who will include a vow renewal in that special celebration, visit Many Blessings Ministry to see the offerings. We would be delighted to help create the perfect ceremony for your special day.