The 1970s were a decade to remember. We saw the first Earth Day. The Beatles were no longer a band to watch since they no longer existed as a band.

The first Jumbo Jet began to fly. The Chicago Seven were found guilty and the US and the UK lowered their voting age to 18 years old. More than ten thousand people marched on Washington DC to protest the war in Vietnam.

There was an oil crisis that gave us double digit inflation and Digital technology made its debut to the world.

The Vietnam war finally ended but the Cold war got a lot colder. Were the seventies your decade? What happened in your world?

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