Time Rewind is your pop culture time machine—an online portal to amazing and sometimes forgotten events, fads, music, people and places through the decades.
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The Drifters enter a studio to record their classic “On Broadway.”
“The Sounds of Silence” by Simon & Garfunkel is the No. 1 single.
Frank Sinatra’s daughter, Nancy, hits the Billboard Hot 100 with “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’.” The track marches its way to No. 1 a month later.
Stevie Wonder is on top of the singles chart with “I Wish.”
"Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" premieres on NBC and helps launch the acting careers of Goldie Hawn, Lily Tomlin and many others.
Former President Lyndon Johnson dies at his Texas ranch at the age of 64.
George Foreman is crowned World Heavyweight Boxing Champion after knocking out Joe Frazier in two rounds during "The Sunshine Showdown" in Kingston, Jamaica.
The U.S. Supreme Court delivers its landmark decision in Roe v. Wade, legalizing elective abortion in all 50 states.
Restaurateur and TV host Guy Fieri (49)
Actress Diane Lane ("Unfaithful," "The Perfect Storm," "Under the Tuscan Sun") (52)
Actress Linda Blair, best known for her portrayal of the demonically possessed girl in "The Exorcist" (58)
Journey front man Steve Perry (68)
Actor John Hurt ("Alien," "The Elephant Man") (77)
INXS founding member and front man Michael Hutchence (1960 - 1997)
Actor Bill Bixby ("My Favorite Martian," "The Incredible Hulk") (1934 - 1993)
Soul singing sensation Sam Cooke, best known for his hits "You Send Me" and "Chain Gang." (1931 - 1964)