Jan 132018
 

Robert C. Weaver

Robert C. Weaver became the first African American appointed to a presidential cabinet. Lyndon Baines Johnson made Weaver Secretary of Housing and Urban Development in 1966.

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Mar 162018
 

Gemini 8 was the first spacecraft to dock with another craft, the Agena, in 1966. The Agena gave astronauts David R. Scott and Neil Armstrong practice docking with other vehicles. These experiments prepared astronauts for lunar missions.

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Sep 082018
 

Star Trek premiered in 1966. Only 79 episodes were created for the original series. However, it has spawned movies, cartoons, and other series.

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