by Dave Mantor
MECHANICS Hall of Fame
LITTLE HOUSE PROJECT
• 1925-29 • 1930-39 • 1940-49 • 1950-59 • 1960-69 • PDF Storehouse •
COMPLETE LIST OF ALL
• 1960 • 1961 • 1962 • 1963 • 1964 • 1965 • 1966 • 1967 • 1968 • 1969 •
In the News...
North Korea seizes
U.S. Navy ship Pueblo; holds 83 on board as spies (Jan. 23).
turning point in Vietnam war (Jan.–Feb.).
announces he will not seek or accept presidential re-nomination (March 31).
Martin Luther King,
Jr., civil rights leader, is slain in Memphis (April 4) - James
Earl Ray, indicted in murder, captured in London on June 8. In
Ray pleads guilty and is sentenced to 99 years.
Robert F. Kennedy
is shot and critically wounded in Los Angeles hotel after winning California
primary (June 5) - dies June 6. Sirhan B. Sirhan convicted
invaded by Russians and Warsaw Pact forces to crush liberal regime (Aug.
The Leyland Motor
Corporation and British Motor Holdings merged to form British Leyland Motor