President: Richard Nixon
Vice President: Spiro Agnew
Cost of LivingAverage Cost of new house $25,250.00
Average Income per year $10,600.00
Average Monthly Rent $150.00
Cost of a gallon of Gas 40 cents
United States postage Stamp 8 cents
Movie Ticket $1.50
- Led Zeppelin releases their untitled fourth album
- Jim Morrison of The Doors found dead in bath tub in Paris
- Love Story
- The Andromeda Strain
- The French Connection
- The Doors
- Bob Dylan
- Tony Orlando and Dawn with " Knock Three Times "
- Janis Joplin with " Me and Bobby Mcgee "
- The Who
- John Lennon
- The Jackson 5
- Ike and Tina Turner
- Marvin Gaye
- Rod Stewart with " Maggie Mae "
- The Osmonds
- All My Children
- Mary Tyler Moore
- The Odd Couple
- The Partridge Family
- Intel releases world's first microprocessor, the 4004.
- Texas Instruments releases the first pocket calculator
- The First Internet Chat rooms appear
- The First Cat Scanner Produced by EMI
- Apollo 14 lands on the Moon.
- First Soft Contact Lens became available commercially in the USA