Monday

1961

1961 History Facts:
  • Yuri A. Gargarin, on April 11th 1961, becomes the first human in space and also to orbit the Earth.
  • Berlin Wall is built to stop East Germans fleeing to the West.
  • The female oral contraceptive pill comes to market.
Births:
  • Barack Obama - 44th President of the United States, born August 4th.
Deaths:



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