Welcome to the 1970s U.S. and World Page!



U.S. Presidents
1) Richard Nixon (1969-1974)
2) Gerald Ford (1974-1977)
3) James Earl “Jimmy” Carter, Jr. (1976-1979)

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U.S. Vice Presidents
1) Nixon-
-->a) Spiro Agnew (1969-1973)
-->b) Gerald Ford (1973-1974)
2) Ford-
-->a) Nelson Rockefeller (1973-1977)
3) Carter-
-->a) Walter Mondale (1977-1981)

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U.S. First Ladies
1) Pat Nixon
2) Betty Ford
3) Rosalynn Carter

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Major Political Events
1) Watergate Scandal (1972)
2) OPEC (1973)
3) Vietnam War (1959-1975)

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Major Catastrophic Events
1) Tragedy at Kent State (1970)
2) Iran Hostage Crisis (1979)
3) Munich Massacre (1972)

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Science/Technology/Discoveries
1) Floppy Discs (1970)
2) Heathrow becomes first ‘jumbo jet’ (1970)
3) VCRs (1971)


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Created By: Stephanie Trevor