1950s

The boom times

Classic Rock

Elvis Presly

Born on January 8, 1935, in Tupelo, Mississippi
in the morning of August 16, 1977, Presley died of heart failure, at the age of 42. It was later ruled that his death was related to his prescription drug use

Buddy Holly

Born on September 7, 1936, in Lubbock, Texas
he died in a plane crash within minutes of leaving the ground, killing Buddy Holly when he was just 22 years old

AC/DC

TNT Thunderstruck Back in Black

Bruce Springsteen

Born in the USA Born to Run

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Free Bird

Bob Dylan

Knock Knock Knockin on Heaven's Door Hurricane

Fashion

none

Inventions

Houla Hoop

wham-o introduced the hula hoop in 1958

http://www.wham-o.com/brands/Hula_Hoop.html

First Mondern Credit Card

The Firs credit card was made by a diner called the diner club in 1950

http://restaurant-ingthroughhistory.com/tag/diners-club

TV

the TV was in black and white on 1950 but was put in color in 1951

www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/images/i012/10251114.aspx

Mcdonalds

Mc Donalds was made in 1955

TV remote

Cars

57 Bel Air

the back is different from 56

59 Corvette

56 Bel Air

53 chevy truck

55 thunderbird

Toys and Games

Bomber Exploding Ship

Fly the plane over the ship and drop the bomb then it explodes into 8 parts

Captain Space Solar Academy

includes rocket ships, flying saucers that actually fly, radar guns, Solar Scouts,and men from planets in space suits

Car of the Future

A motor drives car forward or backward as Harmless sparks shoot from the big exhaust. Driver sits beneath plastic bubble

Bounce Away Horse

four steel springs that you push back and fourth on

Flexy Racer

a sled with wheels

entertainment

Tom and Jerry

Looney Tunes

it came out in 1955, but unfortunately it was censored. It eventually became a show for children known as The Bugs Bunny Show in 1960

Huckleberry Hound

a blue dog that sang My Darling, Clementine

Speedy Gonzales

Speedy Gonzales is a Mexican moues that can run really fast

Quick Draw MC Graw

Quick Draw was a horse in the wild west stopping crime with the help of his deputy a Mexican burro named Baba Looey