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Elvis Presley's 1956 televised performance of the song Hound Dog cause the press to dub him with what nickname?
On December 1st, 1955, African-American Rosa Parks achieved notoriety and created controversy by doing what?
The military treaty known as the Warsaw Pact was signed in 1955 in what country?
The Enola Gay is infamous for what reason?
Which of the following famous corporations was founded in 1955?
On November 3rd, 1957, Laika became the first living creature to enter orbit aboard the Soviet's Sputnik 2 satellite. What type of animal was Laika?
Fidel Castro became dictator of Cuba in 1959 by overthrowing what leader?
Alaska officially became the 49th U.S. state in what year?
In January 1957, the Wham - O company first produced what novelty product?
Which world-famous theme park first opened in 1955?