1961 in the United States

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Events from the year 1961 in the United States.

Incumbents

Federal Government

Events

January–March

January 20: John F. Kennedy becomes the 35th U.S. President John F. Kennedy, White House color photo portrait.jpg
January 20: John F. Kennedy becomes the 35th U.S. President
Lyndon B. Johnson becomes the 37th U.S. Vice President Senator Lyndon Johnson.jpg
Lyndon B. Johnson becomes the 37th U.S. Vice President

April–June

President Kennedy delivers his proposal to put a man on the Moon before a joint session of Congress, May 25, 1961 Kennedy Giving Historic Speech to Congress - GPN-2000-001658.jpg
President Kennedy delivers his proposal to put a man on the Moon before a joint session of Congress, May 25, 1961

"I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth."

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President John F. Kennedy before a joint session of Congress, May 25, 1961

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October–December

Ongoing

Sport

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Deaths

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1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1963rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 963rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 63rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1960s decade.

1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1961st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 961st year of the 2nd millennium, the 61st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1960s decade.

1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1960th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 960th year of the 2nd millennium, the 60th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1960s decade.

1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1962nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 962nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 62nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1960s decade.

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