In 1965, Petula Clark watched “Downtown” climb to No. 1 on the American charts. Three million copies were sold in America while the song was already a success in the UK, France (in both the English and the French versions), the Netherlands, Germany, Australia, Italy, Rhodesia, Japan and India.
With spring almost here, what do you remember about 1968 cars? Here is one commercial that that brings back the Ford Mustang. Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Day! Need a gift? For a “Sixties” theme, how about a Lava Lamp? Continue reading
It is time to get ready for Chinese New Year. On February 16, 2018, San Francisco’s Chinatown, the largest Chinatown in the United States, will welcome the Year of the Dog, or if you prefer, 4716 on the lunar calendar. The Dog is the eleventh of all zodiac animals. And the celebrations last for most of the month of February 2018. Continue reading
One of our favorite girl groups from the 1960s was actually formed in 1959. And they were not an instant success. Continue reading
On January 22, we can celebrate the 50th anniversary of the show, Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In. It ran on NBC on Monday nights at 8 pm Eastern Time. Continue reading