The 1960s

The 1960s

  • 2014
  • 1 Season

From Berlin to Birmingham, take a trip through one of history's most tumultuous decades.

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Moonshot
9. Moonshot
July 20, 2009
Relive the breathtaking story of Apollo 11, the first manned landing on the moon, from the crew's earliest days at NASA to the moment when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the lunar surface.
Woodstock: Now and Then
8. Woodstock: Now and Then
August 17, 2009
In the summer of 1969, on a farm about 90 miles north of New York City, more than 500,000 people gathered for a three-day music festival that in an instant defined a generation and changed popular culture forever.
Apollo 11
7. Apollo 11
June 20, 2004
Look back at the technological advancements that allowed the U.S. to meet President Kennedy's 1961 challenge to put a man on the moon in just eight years.
How Playboy Changed the World
6. How Playboy Changed the World
October 2, 2012
Peeks behind the centerfolds to see just how Hugh M. Hefner's men's magazine challenged social conventions, helped galvanize attitudes about civil liberties, and became a worldwide empire.
Declassified: Rise And Fall Of The Wall
5. Declassified: Rise And Fall Of The Wall
November 8, 2004
Mine formerly guarded vaults and archives around the world to reveal untold stories about the brutal life and catastrophic death of the Berlin Wall, a central symbol of the 20th century's longest and deadliest war.
JFK: 3 Shots that Changed America, Part 2
4. JFK: 3 Shots that Changed America, Part 2
October 12, 2009
Part 2 of this two-part special examines the enduring controversies that emerged as succeeding generations of Americans struggled to comprehend the sudden murder of an unforgettable leader.
JFK: 3 Shots that Changed America, Part 1
3. JFK: 3 Shots that Changed America, Part 1
October 11, 2009
Part 1 of this two-part special uses rare footage to offer an unflinching look at the Kennedy assassination and the chaotic days that followed.
60's Tech
2. 60's Tech
May 16, 2007
Revisit the technological happenings that helped shape the freewheeling '60s in ways both big and small, from color TV and touch-tone phones to slot car racing and lava lamps.
Civil Rights
1. Civil Rights
August 30, 2014
From the little-known actions of iconic pioneers to the many courageous deeds of unheralded champions, crack open the books on one of America's most defining chapters: the Civil Rights movement.
Description

From Berlin to Birmingham, take a trip through one of history's most tumultuous decades.The 1960s is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (9 episodes). The series first aired on August 30, 2014.

Where to Watch The 1960s

The 1960s is available for streaming on the HISTORY Vault website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The 1960s on demand at Amazon Prime and History Vault.

  • Premiere Date
    August 30, 2014