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A Sainsbury's Photographic Exhibition
POLITICAL SOCIAL SCIENCE ARTS MEDIA PHOTOGRAPHY
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1961
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Berlin Wall erected

1963
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President Kennedy assassinated
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1963
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Profumo scandal

1965
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Vietnam War begins

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1968
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Enoch Powell's 'Rivers of Blood' speech


1966
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First credit card issued in UK

1966
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England win the World Cup

1969
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Open University founded


1967
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First successful heart transplant performed

1969
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First manned moon landing
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1969
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Maiden flight of Concorde


1962
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David Lean directs Lawrence of Arabia

1966
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Michaelangelo Antonioni directs Blow Up

1966
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Joe Orton's play Loot first performed

1967
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The Beatles album Sgt Pepper released

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1968
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Stanley Kubrick's film 2001: A Space Odyssey

1968
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The Rolling Stones album Beggar's Banquet released

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1962
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Telstar beams first live transatlantic TV

1964
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BBC2 launched

1967
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Colour television service launched on BBC2 only

1969
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Sony market the first VCR


Photographers

David Bailey

Terence Donovon

Lewis Morley

Diane Arbus

Gary Winogrand

Lord Snowdon



 
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