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Pop music (3,759 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

genre of popular music that originated in its modern form during the mid-1950s in the United States and the United Kingdom. The terms popular music and
Lists of Bollywood films (846 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of films produced by Bollywood film industry of Mumbai ordered by year and decade of release. Although "Bollywood" films are generally listed
Rock music (22,399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the late 1940s and early 1950s, developing into a range of different styles in the mid-1960s and later
Rock and roll (7,800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
music that evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950s.[page needed] It originated from black American music such as gospel, jump
Pop rock (938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude. Originating in the late 1950s as an alternative to normal rock and roll, early pop rock was influenced
Rhythm and blues (7,742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number of shifts in meaning. In the early 1950s, it was frequently applied to blues records. Starting in the mid-1950s, after this style of music contributed
La Liga (5,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
several titles. Real Madrid and Barcelona dominated the championship in the 1950s, each winning four La Liga titles during the decade. During the 1960s and
Electronic music (15,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
music was also created in Japan and the United States beginning in the 1950s and Algorithmic composition with computers was first demonstrated in the
Traditional pop (1,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popular music that generally pre-dates the advent of rock and roll in the mid-1950s. The most popular and enduring songs from this era of music are known as
Lists of Tamil-language films (559 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tamil-language film industry has produced and released over 5000 films since the release of its first sound film, Kalidas, in 1931. This is a master
Sex symbol (604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as Errol Flynn, Gary Cooper, and Clark Gable. The "bad boy" image of the 1950s was epitomized by sex symbols such as James Dean and Marlon Brando and women
Bass guitar (2,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scale length, and typically four to six strings or courses. Since the mid-1950s, the bass guitar has largely replaced the double bass in popular music.
Lists of animated feature films (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
animated feature films of the 1940s List of animated feature films of the 1950s List of animated feature films of the 1960s List of animated feature films
Lists of films (2,767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Lists of Pakistani films (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema of Pakistan List of Pakistani films Highest Grossing Pre 1950 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Latin music (3,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Because the majority of Latino immigrants living in New York City in the 1950s were of Puerto Rican or Cuban descent, "Latin music" had been stereotyped
Lists of French films (81 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of films produced in the French cinema, ordered by year and decade of release on separate pages. List of French films before 1910 List of
Avant-garde jazz (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
combines avant-garde art music and composition with jazz. It originated in the 1950s and developed through the 1960s. Originally synonymous with free jazz, much
Cinderella (1950 film) (6,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Cinderella allowed Disney to carry on producing films throughout the 1950s by which the profits from the film's release, with the additional profits
Lo-fi music (4,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spelled as "low-fi" before the 1990s, the term has existed since at least the 1950s, shortly after the acceptance of "high fidelity", and its definition evolved
Greaser (subculture) (1,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Greasers are a youth subculture that emerged in the 1950s and early 1960s from predominantly working class and lower class teenagers and young adults
Compact car (1,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
curbsideclassic.com. Retrieved 22 January 2019. Kranz, Rick (16 June 2003). "As the 1950s end, 'one size fits all' strategy gives way to Falcon, other economy cars"
We will bury you (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved November 21, 2017. James Stuart Olson, Historical dictionary of the 1950s, Greenwood Publishing Group, 2000, p. 157 Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev,
Some Like It Hot (4,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cross-dressing. The code had been gradually weakening in its scope since the early 1950s, due to greater social tolerance for previously taboo topics in film, but
Marilyn Monroe (14,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bombshell" characters, she became one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s and early 1960s and was emblematic of the era's sexual revolution. She was
Elizabeth Taylor (12,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was one of the most popular stars of classical Hollywood cinema in the 1950s. She then became the highest paid movie star in the 1960s, remaining a well-known
Lists of Italian films (717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Lists of Bengali films (157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Bengali films produced in West Bengal. List of Silent Bengali films (1919–1934) List of Bengali films of 2000 List of Bengali films of 2001 List
Country music (19,055 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hall, when Johnny Barfield recorded "Boogie Woogie". The third generation (1950s–1960s) started at the end of World War II with "mountaineer" string band
Clade (1,615 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A clade (from Ancient Greek κλάδος (kládos) 'branch'), also known as a monophyletic group or natural group, is a group of organisms that are monophyletic
Alice in Wonderland (1951 film) (6,472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ISBN 978-0-679-75747-4. Film portal United States portal Fantasy portal Comedy portal 1950s portal Official website Alice in Wonderland at IMDb Alice in Wonderland
Dance music (1,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Swing era, Swing music was the popular dance music in America. In the 1950s, rock and roll became the popular dance music. The late 1960s saw the rise
Rockabilly (8,100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the earliest styles of rock and roll music. It dates back to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South. As a genre it blends the sound
Doo-wop (14,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"doo-wop") is a common characteristic of these songs. Gaining popularity in the 1950s, doo-wop was "artistically and commercially viable" until the early 1960s
Lists of Argentine films (637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is an index to pages listing Argentine films ordered by year of release. For an A-Z list, see Category:Argentine films. List of Argentine films before
Baby boomers (18,688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also be the parents of gen-zer’s. In the West, boomers' childhoods in the 1950s and 1960s had significant reforms in education, both as part of the ideological
The Mickey Mouse Club (4,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series has aired only briefly in reruns, unlike its 1950s predecessor, and while both the 1950s and 1989/1990s series had DVD releases of select episodes
Record producer (3,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scant creative influence, as record production still focused, into the 1950s, on simply improving the record's sonic match to the artists' own live performance
Skiffle (1,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
half of the 20th century, it became extremely popular in the UK in the 1950s, where it was played by such artists as Lonnie Donegan, The Vipers Skiffle
Pat Boone (5,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spokesman. He was a successful pop singer in the United States during the 1950s and early 1960s. He sold more than 45 million records, had 38 Top 40 hits
1958 FIFA World Cup (3,871 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1958 FIFA World Cup was the sixth FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial football tournament for men's senior national teams, and was played in Sweden from
Pamela Hayden (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article about an American television actor born in the 1950s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.
Cinema of Italy (6,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roberto Rossellini, and Vittorio De Sica. Neorealism declined in the late 1950s in favor of lighter films, such as those of the Commedia all'italiana genre
Jazz (18,949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
introducing calmer, smoother sounds and long, linear melodic lines. The mid-1950s saw the emergence of hard bop, which introduced influences from rhythm and
Sunset Boulevard (film) (8,049 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
considered a success, and she appeared opposite him in several films during the 1950s, although none of them repeated their earlier success; she returned to Hollywood
Beatnik (4,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Beatnik was a media stereotype prevalent throughout the late 1940s, 1950s to mid-1960s that displayed the more superficial aspects of the Beat Generation
Bánh mì (2,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty and became a staple food by the early 20th century. During the 1950s, a distinctly Vietnamese style of sandwich developed in Saigon, becoming
Junk food (4,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Junk food is a pejorative dating back to the 1950s. The term junk food dates back at least to the early 1950s, although its coinage has been credited to
Happy Days (8,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one of the most successful of the 1970s, a sweet vision of life in the 1950s and early 1960s Midwestern United States, and starred Ron Howard as Richie
Bánh mì (2,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dynasty and became a staple food by the early 20th century. During the 1950s, a distinctly Vietnamese style of sandwich developed in Saigon, becoming
Junk food (4,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Junk food is a pejorative dating back to the 1950s. The term junk food dates back at least to the early 1950s, although its coinage has been credited to
Pop art (5,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
emerged in the United Kingdom and the United States during the mid- to late-1950s. The movement presented a challenge to traditions of fine art by including
Kitchen sink realism (1,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kitchen sink drama) is a British cultural movement that developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s in theatre, art, novels, film and television plays, whose
The Bronx (20,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is also set in the Bronx and offers a perspective on the area from the 1950s onward. In poetry, the Bronx has been immortalized by one of the world's
RCA Records (7,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recordings in the UK and its territories on the HMV label until the late 1950s. RCA also manufactured and distributed HMV recordings on the RCA Victor
Soul music (5,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
originated in the African American community throughout the United States in the 1950s and early 1960s. It combines elements of African-American gospel music,
Rashomon (4,421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tomatoes Rashomon at Box Office Mojo "The Rashomon Effect", an essay by Stephen Prince at the Criterion Collection Japan portal Film portal 1950s portal
Fuel injection (3,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passenger car petrol engines, fuel injection was introduced in the early 1950s, and gradually gained prevalence until it had largely replaced carburetors
Retro style (1,754 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
combined with second-hand furniture also from the 1970s, the 1960s or 1950s. The value of old artifacts has increased, because the objects used to be
Vertigo (film) (8,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Pendulo Studios and publisher Microids. Film portal United States portal 1950s portal Alfred Hitchcock filmography Cinema of the United States List of
Lady and the Tramp (5,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is at Disneyland Paris. Disney portal Film portal United States portal 1950s portal Cartoon portal 1955 in film List of American films of 1955 List of
List of one-hit wonders in the United States (12,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hit". Playback.fm. Retrieved September 26, 2021. "The Top 100 Songs Of The 1950s - No.28: Gee by The Crows (1953) - Wattpad". www.wattpad.com. Retrieved
Brutalist architecture (4,857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brutalist architecture is an architectural style which emerged during the 1950s in the United Kingdom, among the reconstruction projects of the post-war
Lists of Swedish films (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Swedish films of the 1930s Swedish films of the 1940s Swedish films of the 1950s Swedish films of the 1960s Swedish films of the 1970s Swedish films of the
Columbia Pictures (8,287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
became the studio's premier star and propelled their fortunes into the late 1950s. Rosalind Russell, Glenn Ford, and William Holden also became major stars
West Side Story (10,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. The story is set in the mid 1950s in the Upper West Side of New York City, then a multiracial, blue-collar
Teddy Boy (2,472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Teddy Boy subculture started among teenagers in London in the early 1950s, and rapidly spread across the UK, becoming strongly associated with American
List of Romanian films (71 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Science fiction film (7,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
length in the genre) was the film Metropolis (1927). From the 1930s to the 1950s, the genre consisted mainly of low-budget B movies. After Stanley Kubrick's
1956 Summer Olympics (2,903 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Closing Ceremony". NPR. "Melbourne - Stockholm 1956". Olympics.com. International Olympic Committee. Olympics portal 1950s portal Australia portal
Antihero (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
literature in the 1950s and up to the mid-1960s as an alienated figure, unable to communicate.: 294–295  The American antihero of the 1950s and 1960s was
Haymarket Media Group (677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BBC. The company expanded outside the UK in 1999. Haymarket began in the 1950s, under the name Cornmarket Press. Clive Labovitch and Michael Heseltine
Lists of Azerbaijani films (115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of Azerbaijani films of the 1940s List of Azerbaijani films of the 1950s List of Azerbaijani films of the 1960s List of Azerbaijani films of the
Film noir (17,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
particularly those that emphasize cynical attitudes and motivations. The 1940s and 1950s are generally regarded as the "classic period" of American film noir. Film
Peter Pan (1953 film) (7,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1947) Melody Time (1948) The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949) 1950s–1960s Cinderella (1950) Alice in Wonderland (1951) Peter Pan (1953) Lady
Lists of Brazilian films (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
films of the 1930s Brazilian films of the 1940s Brazilian films of the 1950s Brazilian films of the 1960s Brazilian films of the 1970s Brazilian films
Lists of Chinese films (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1930s List of Chinese films of the 1940s List of Chinese films of the 1950s List of Chinese films of the 1960s List of Chinese films of the 1970s List
Lists of Bulgarian films (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
films. List of Bulgarian films: 1919-1949 List of Bulgarian films of the 1950s List of Bulgarian films of the 1960s List of Bulgarian films of the 1970s
Francis Bacon (artist) (7,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
heads isolated in rooms or geometric structures, the 1950s "screaming popes," the mid-to-late 1950s animals and lone figures, the early 1960s crucifixions
Mid-century modern (2,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
early as the mid-1950s and was defined as a design movement by Cara Greenberg in her 1984 book Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s. It is now recognized
Lists of Philippine films (48 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema of the Philippines Films before the 2010s Pre-1940   1940s   1950s   1960s 1970s   1980s   1990s   2000s 2010s 2010   2011   2012   2013   2014
Manual transmission (5,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sliding-mesh manual transmissions with up to three forward gear ratios. Since the 1950s, constant-mesh manual transmissions have become increasingly commonplace
Lists of Polish films (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1930s List of Polish films of the 1940s List of Polish films of the 1950s List of Polish films of the 1960s List of Polish films of the 1970s List
List of Slovak films (117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a chronological list of films that make up the Cinema of Slovakia. There may be an early overlap especially between Slovak and Hungarian films
Fantasy film (3,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
critics do not consider them to be examples of the fantasy genre. In the 1950s there were a few major fantasy films, including Darby O'Gill and the Little
List of Armenian films (105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1930s List of Armenian films of the 1940s List of Armenian films of the 1950s List of Armenian films of the 1960s List of Armenian films of the 1970s
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (2,336 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfred Hitchcock Presents is an American television anthology series created, hosted and produced by Alfred Hitchcock, aired on CBS and NBC between 1955
1950s in music (4,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
For music from a year in the 1950s, go to 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 This article includes an overview of the major events and trends
Cessna 172 (6,100 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cessna 172 Skyhawk is an American four-seat, single-engine, high wing, fixed-wing aircraft made by the Cessna Aircraft Company. First flown in 1955
List of Canadian films (2,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The first of several feature films produced during the 1940s and early 1950s by Renaissance Films of Montreal. Fridolinons Roger Blais Gratien Gélinas
Sleeping Beauty (1959 film) (7,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The prince was given the princely name most familiar to Americans in the 1950s: Prince Phillip. Named after Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, the character
Rock en español (1,793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to a lack of promotion. Despite rock en español 's origins in the late 1950s, many rock acts achieved at best nationwide fame until the Internet consolidated
Lists of Mexican films (133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mexican films of the 1930s Mexican films of the 1940s Mexican films of the 1950s Mexican films of the 1960s Mexican films of the 1970s Mexican films of the
Lists of American films (814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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List of Malayalam films before 1960 (115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Malayalam films released and films dubbed into Malayalam language from the beginning, 1928-1960 in chronological order. The following
Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller (2,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hit songs as "Hound Dog" (1952) and "Kansas City" (1952). Later in the 1950s, particularly through their work with The Coasters, they created a string
The Twilight Zone (6,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at a time when such issues were not commonly addressed. Throughout the 1950s, Serling established himself as one of the most popular names in television
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV series) (6,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rolling Stone's list of the 100 greatest shows of all time. By the late 1950s, Rod Serling was a prominent name in American television. His successful
Viet Minh (1,826 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Việt Minh (Vietnamese: [vîət mīŋ̟] (listen); abbreviated from Việt Nam độc lập đồng minh (Chữ Nôm and Hán tự: 越南獨立同盟), French: "Ligue pour l'indépendance
Lists of Hong Kong films (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kong. List of Hong Kong films before 1950 List of Hong Kong films of the 1950s List of Hong Kong films of the 1960s List of Hong Kong films of the 1970s
Mid-century modern (2,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
early as the mid-1950s and was defined as a design movement by Cara Greenberg in her 1984 book Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s. It is now recognized
Horror film (25,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frankenstein (1921), one of only a few Italian horror films before the late 1950s, is now considered lost. In the 1930s Universal Pictures continued producing
Vario Crew (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the past the crew was controlled by capo Paul Vario from the early 1950s into the early 1980s, when Vario, Jimmy Burke, and a number of other associates
Queenstown, Singapore (2,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Pandan Strait. Developed by the Singapore Improvement Trust in the 1950s and subsequently by the Housing and Development Board in the 1960s, Queenstown
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland (4,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Africa. With most of the world moving away from colonialism during the late 1950s and early 1960s, the United Kingdom was subjected to pressure to de-colonise
Ska (4,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jamaican: [skjæ]) is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae. It combined elements of
Lists of Georgian films (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Georgian films of the 1930s Georgian films of the 1940s Georgian films of the 1950s Georgian films of the 1960s Georgian films of the 1970s Georgian films of
West Side Story (2021 film) (3,295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
affiliations with rival street gangs, the Jets and Sharks, fall in love in 1950s New York City. Ansel Elgort as Tony Rachel Zegler as María Ariana DeBose
Lists of Finnish films (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1917–39 List of Finnish films of the 1940s List of Finnish films of the 1950s List of Finnish films of the 1960s List of Finnish films of the 1970s List
Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller (2,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hit songs as "Hound Dog" (1952) and "Kansas City" (1952). Later in the 1950s, particularly through their work with The Coasters, they created a string
List of Kannada films of the 1950s (56 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
released by the Kannada film Industry located in Bangalore, Karnataka in the 1950s. Kannada cinema Kannada cinema database by University of Pennsylvania "Shivasharane
Belgian Congo (10,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
authority under colonial oversight.[clarification needed] During the 1940s and 1950s the Belgian Congo experienced extensive urbanisation, and the colonial administration
1958 Asian Games (956 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1958 Asian Games, officially the Third Asian Games (Japanese: 第3回アジア競技大会) and commonly known as Tokyo 1958, was a multi-sport event held in Tokyo,
Glam rock (2,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
across music and throwaway pop culture, ranging from bubblegum pop and 1950s rock and roll to cabaret, science fiction, and complex art rock. The flamboyant
North by Northwest (6,533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North by Northwest is listed among the canonical Hitchcock films of the 1950s and is often listed among the greatest films of all time. It was selected
Jayne Mansfield (14,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
singer, nightclub entertainer, and Playboy Playmate. A sex symbol of the 1950s and early 1960s while under contract at 20th Century Fox, Mansfield was
Classical Hollywood cinema (3,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– born 1937 (age 84) Film portal 1920s portal 1930s portal 1940s portal 1950s portal 1960s portal New Hollywood – overlapping/succeeding age from 1965
Cold War (29,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crusade for Freedom. The rearmament of West Germany was achieved in the early 1950s. The main promoter was Adenauer, with France the main opponent. Washington
Lists of Soviet films (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Byte (5,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Its first use was in the context of the input-output equipment of the 1950s, which handled six bits at a time. The possibility of going to 8 bit bytes
Roadster (automobile) (1,703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Club (USAC) Championship Racing, including the Indianapolis 500, in the 1950s and 1960s. This type of racing car was superseded by rear-mid-engine cars
Lists of Norwegian films (140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1930s List of Norwegian films of the 1940s List of Norwegian films of the 1950s List of Norwegian films of the 1960s List of Norwegian films of the 1970s
Goofy (6,881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
given his own series of shorts that were popular in the 1940s and early 1950s. Two Goofy shorts were nominated for an Oscar: How to Play Football (1944)
Gunsmoke (9,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1984–2010). Gunsmoke was the last fictional primetime show that debuted in the 1950s to leave the air and only three shows from the 1960s lasted past its final
Lucille Ball (8,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cuban bandleader Desi Arnaz, and the two eloped in November 1940. In the 1950s, Ball ventured into television, where she and Arnaz created the sitcom I
Lists of Czech films (145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the 1930s List of Czech films of the 1940s List of Czech films of the 1950s List of Czech films of the 1960s List of Czech films of the 1970s List of
Abstract expressionism (8,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abstract Expressionism-1950s New York action painter' on YouTube Albert Kotin Albert Kotin Abstract Expressionism 1950s-New York School 1950s action painting
Cha-cha-cha (dance) (1,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
introduced by Cuban composer and violinist Enrique Jorrin in the early 1950s. This rhythm was developed from the danzón-mambo. The name of the dance
List of Australian films (3,872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series of Mad Max franchise films. Notable Australian films of the 1940s–1950s: Forty Thousand Horsemen (1940) – one of the most successful films of its
Bolo tie (665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United Kingdom, bolo ties are known as bootlace ties. They were popular with 1950s Teddy Boys, who wore them with drape suits. Bolo ties became fashionable
List of UK Singles Chart number ones of the 1950s (1,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guy Mitchell and Elvis Presley were the most successful artists of the 1950s having four singles reach the top spot. The longest duration of a single
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List of Panamanian films (17 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A list of films produced in Panama in year order. Panamanian film at the Internet Movie Database
Lists of British films (191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Hallmark Hall of Fame (2,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one of the first video productions to telecast in color, a rarity in the 1950s. Many television movies have been shown on the program since its debut,
First Indochina War (13,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
d'opérations extérieures after the victorious Battle of Vĩnh Yên in 1951. In the 1950s, the French established secret commando groups based on loyal Montagnard
Lists of Japanese films (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japanese films of the 1930s Japanese films of the 1940s Japanese films of the 1950s Japanese films of the 1960s Japanese films of the 1970s Japanese films of
Bakersfield sound (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bakersfield sound is a sub-genre of country music developed in the mid-to-late 1950s in and around Bakersfield, California. Bakersfield was the first subgenre
Bettie Page (5,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1923 – December 11, 2008) was an American model who gained notoriety in the 1950s for her pin-up photos. Often referred to as the "Queen of Pinups," her
Magic 8-Ball (825 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Magic 8-Ball is a plastic sphere, made to look like an eight-ball, that is used for fortune-telling or seeking advice. It was invented in 1946 by Albert
South Brooklyn Boys (635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boys (abbreviated as SBB) is a famous New York City street gang. In the 1950s, various Italian-American gangs were formed in South Brooklyn, New York
Laverne & Shirley (3,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
roommates who work as bottle-cappers in the fictitious Shotz Brewery in late 1950s Milwaukee, Wisconsin. From the sixth season onwards, the series' setting
The Queen's Gambit (miniseries) (5,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
directed by Scott Frank, who created it with Allan Scott. Beginning in the mid-1950s and proceeding into the 1960s, the story follows the life of Beth Harmon
Golden Age of Comic Books (1,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
needed] The only superhero comics published continuously through the entire 1950s were Action Comics, Adventure Comics, Batman, Detective Comics, Superboy
Cyprus (20,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enosis, union with Greece, which became a Greek national policy in the 1950s. The Turkish Cypriot population initially advocated the continuation of
Lists of Egyptian films (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Maoism (9,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
updated it in a fundamental way applying to the world as a whole. From the 1950s until the Chinese economic reforms of Deng Xiaoping in the late 1970s, Maoism
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953 film) (1,954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sparkling magnetism, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a delightfully entertaining 1950s musical." German film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder declared it one
Lists of Telugu-language films (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
films of 1948 List of Telugu films of 1949 List of Telugu films of the 1950s List of Telugu films of 1950 List of Telugu films of 1951 List of Telugu
Maoism (9,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
updated it in a fundamental way applying to the world as a whole. From the 1950s until the Chinese economic reforms of Deng Xiaoping in the late 1970s, Maoism
Coonskin cap (1,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boys in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia in the 1950s. Coonskin caps were originally popular Native American article of clothing
Hard science fiction (2,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spaceships, space stations, space missions, and a US space program in the 1950s and 1960s influenced a widespread proliferation of "hard" space stories
Lists of Egyptian films (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Nerd (2,943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A nerd is a person seen as overly intellectual, obsessive, introverted or lacking social skills. Such a person may spend inordinate amounts of time on
McCarthyism (12,979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as the Second Red Scare, lasting from the late 1940s through the 1950s. It was characterized by heightened political repression and persecution
Betty White (7,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
front of and behind the camera. The show was unusual for a sitcom in the 1950s because it was co-produced and owned by a twenty-eight-year-old woman who
Lists of Austrian films (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1930s List of Austrian films of the 1940s List of Austrian films of the 1950s List of Austrian films of the 1960s List of Austrian films of the 1970s
Oldies (3,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the second half of the 20th century, specifically from around the mid-1950s to the 1980s, as well as for a radio format playing this music. After 2000
South Brooklyn Boys (635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boys (abbreviated as SBB) is a famous New York City street gang. In the 1950s, various Italian-American gangs were formed in South Brooklyn, New York
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953 film) (1,954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
sparkling magnetism, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a delightfully entertaining 1950s musical." German film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder declared it one
Game show (3,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
each aired in 1941 as an experimental broadcast. Over the course of the 1950s, as television began to pervade the popular culture, game shows quickly
History of the Chicago Cardinals (2,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during those NFL first years. After some irregular campaigns during the 1950s, the Cardinals were largely overshadowed by the Bears in Chicago and almost
List of Ecuadorian films (17 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A list of films produced in Ecuador in year order. Ecuadorian film at the Internet Movie Database
Novelty song (3,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popularity during the 1920s and 1930s. They had a resurgence of interest in the 1950s and 1960s. The term arose in Tin Pan Alley to describe one of the major
Pantyhose (2,158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nylon, which had been invented by DuPont in 1938. During the 1940s and 1950s, stage and film producers would sew stockings to the briefs of their actresses
Coen brothers (5,865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Academy Awards. The Coens directed the film Hail, Caesar!, about a "fixer" in 1950s Hollywood trying to discover what happened to a cast member who vanishes
Grease (musical) (6,924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Grease is a 1971 musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey. Named after the 1950s United States working-class youth subculture known as greasers, the musical
Dial M for Murder (2,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Murder marked the end of the brief flirtation with 3-D films of the early 1950s. Hitchcock said of 3-D: "It's a nine-day wonder, and I came in on the ninth
Rochester crime family (1,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boss, and Loren Piccarreto (son of Rene Piccarreto) was the underboss. c. 1950s–1958 – Constenze "Stanley" Valenti – imprisoned 1958–1964 – Jake Russo –
Nashville sound (995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nashville Sound originated during the mid 1950s as a subgenre of American country music, replacing the chart dominance of the rough honky tonk music
Swing music (4,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
big band sales had decreased since the early 1950s. However, big band music saw a revival in the 1950s and 1960s. One impetus was the demand for studio
Lists of Sri Lankan films (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of release Sri Lankan films of the 1940s List of Sri Lankan films of the 1950s List of Sri Lankan films of the 1960s List of Sri Lankan films of the 1970s
Free Cinema (939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
documentary film movement that emerged in the United Kingdom in the mid-1950s. The term referred to an absence of propagandised intent or deliberate box
Sound recording and reproduction (7,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the standard consumer music format from the early 1910s to the late 1950s. In various permutations, the audio disc format became the primary medium
1945–1960 in Western fashion (5,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shoulders, which in turn gave way to an unfitted, structural look in the later 1950s. By 1947, the Paris fashion houses had reopened, and once again Paris resumed
Fulgencio Batista (7,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
— David Detzer, American journalist, after visiting Havana in the 1950s Throughout the 1950s, Havana served as "a hedonistic playground for the world's elite"
Fender Stratocaster (3,755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
market several features that were innovative for electric guitars in the mid 1950s. The distinctive body shape, which has become commonplace among electric
Blues (10,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with Scrapper Blackwell on guitar, a format that continued well into the 1950s with artists such as Charles Brown and even Nat "King" Cole. Boogie-woogie
The Wages of Fear (1,888 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Wages of Fear (French: Le Salaire de la peur) is a 1953 thriller film directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, starring Yves Montand, and based on the 1950
Atom Man vs. Superman (794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australia. Schelly, William (2013). American Comic Book Chronicles: The 1950s. TwoMorrows Publishing. p. 12. ISBN 9781605490540. Harmon, Jim; Donald F
B movie (15,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of movies intended as second features largely ceased by the end of the 1950s. With the emergence of commercial television at that time, film studio B
Owen Gleiberman (245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article about an American journalist born in the 1950s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.
OGC Nice (2,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Coupe de France three times. It achieved most of its honours in the 1950s with the club being managed by coaches such as Numa Andoire, Englishman
Dibrugarh Airport (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A320 and Boeing B737 with full load. The airport was established in early 1950s. In February 2009, a new terminal building was opened which can handle 500
List of reference routes in New York (1,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SH 1803) NY 65 in Honeoye Falls Designated NY 363 from c. 1932 to the late 1950s 940K 3.96 6.37 NY 33 Mount Read Boulevard (SH 57-10, SH 50-5, SH 53-3P,
Before Present (1,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
events occurred before the origin of practical radiocarbon dating in the 1950s. Because the "present" time changes, standard practice is to use 1 January
Early history of video games (6,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an electronic display in 1947, the first true video games in the early 1950s, and the rise of early arcade video games in the 1970s (Pong and the beginning
Pickup truck (2,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"container". Once a work or farming tool with few creature comforts, in the 1950s U.S. consumers began purchasing pickups for lifestyle reasons, and by the
Cuban Revolution (13,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Although Batista had been relatively progressive during his first term, in the 1950s he proved far more dictatorial and indifferent to popular concerns. While
Original Six (2,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1958-63. Very few all American-developed NHL players emerged in the 1950s and 1960s. Tommy Williams was the only American citizen to play regularly
List of submarines of the Royal Navy (787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Royal Navy submarines, arranged chronologically. Submarines that are currently active and commissioned are shown below in bold. Holland
Ashok Kumar (2,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahal in 1949 in which he co-starred with Madhubala. With the advent of the 1950s, Ashok Kumar switched over to more mature roles, with the exception of the
Lake Shore Drive (3,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(3200n) north to Foster Avenue (5200n) in 1933, where it terminated until the 1950s when it was extended — first briefly to Bryn Mawr (5600n) and then in 1957
Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
journalist Ian McFarlane is a guide to Australian popular music from the 1950s to the late 1990s. The encyclopedia was described in Australian Music Guide
Fedora (2,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the hat's popularity between the 1920s and the early 1950s. In the second half of the 1950s, the fedora fell out of favor in a shift towards more informal
Rebel Without a Cause (3,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it later appeared, was the result of a totally new script written in the 1950s that had nothing to do with the Brando test. The screen test is included
Anand Math (433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anand Math is a 1952 Indian Hindi-language historical drama film directed by Hemen Gupta, based on the famous Bengali novel Anandamath, written by Bankim
Antonov An-12 (1,445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Antonov An-12 (Russian: Антонов Ан-12; NATO reporting name: Cub) is a four-engined turboprop transport aircraft designed in the Soviet Union. It is
Tab Hunter (2,921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
starred in more than forty films. He was a Hollywood heartthrob of the 1950s and 1960s appearing on the covers of hundreds of film magazines. Hunter's
List of Uruguayan films (14 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A list of films produced in Uruguay. Uruguayan film at the Internet Movie Database
The Wages of Fear (1,888 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Wages of Fear (French: Le Salaire de la peur) is a 1953 thriller film directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, starring Yves Montand, and based on the 1950
Ku Klux Klan (21,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
opposing the civil rights movement and desegregation, especially in the 1950s and 1960s. During this period, they often forged alliances with Southern
1950 in France (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1950 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
Pleasantville (film) (2,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
supporting roles. The story centers on two siblings who wind up trapped in a 1950s TV show, set in a small Midwest town, where residents are seemingly perfect
Japanese economic miracle (4,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and achieving domestic economic reform, Japan was able to soar from the 1950s to the 1970s. Furthermore, Japan also completed its process toward industrialization
Dilip Kumar (6,351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hit that was also released in 1949. Kumar went on to have success in the 1950s playing leading roles in several box office hits such as Jogan (1950), Babul
Major League Baseball relocation of 1950s–1960s (3,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Major League Baseball relocation of 1950s–1960s brought several Major League Baseball franchises to the Western and Southern United States, expanding
List of submarines of the Royal Navy (787 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Royal Navy submarines, arranged chronologically. Submarines that are currently active and commissioned are shown below in bold. Holland
Coonskin cap (1,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boys in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia in the 1950s. Coonskin caps were originally popular Native American article of clothing
Cuntrera-Caruana Mafia clan (2,820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
depended on the baron for work and income. When land reform started in the 1950s the baron had to give up most of his holdings. The Mafia brokered the sale
Dibrugarh Airport (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A320 and Boeing B737 with full load. The airport was established in early 1950s. In February 2009, a new terminal building was opened which can handle 500
Have Gun – Will Travel (4,704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the writer Herb Meadow. The television show popularized the phrase in the 1950s and 1960s, and many variations have been used as titles for other works
Frank Sinatra (29,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
debut album, The Voice of Frank Sinatra, in 1946. However, by the early 1950s, his professional career had stalled and he turned to Las Vegas, where he
List of years in television (7,204 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of years in television. It lists some important events in the history of television, as well as the first broadcasts of many television
List of jazz genres (32 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
music and composition with jazz. It originated in the 1950s and developed through the 1960s. 1950s -> Bebop Bebop or bop is a style of jazz characterized
Lovecraft Country (TV series) (3,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The series is about a young Black man who travels across the segregated 1950s United States in search of his missing father, learning of dark secrets
Hard bop (1,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
music. Journalists and record companies began using the term in the mid-1950s to describe a new current within jazz that incorporated influences from
1959 in France (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1959 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
Federation of Malaya (1,691 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Federation of Malaya (Malay: Persekutuan Tanah Melayu; Jawi: ڤرسكوتوان تانه ملايو) was a federation of what previously had been British Malaya comprising
The Jackie Robinson Story (1,003 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Jackie Robinson Story is a 1950 biographical film directed by Alfred E. Green (who had directed The Jolson Story, "one of the biggest hits of the 40s")
1951 in France (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1951 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
Novelty and fad dances (516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pop music market got bombed in the late 1950s, dance fads were commercialized and exploited. From the 1950s to the 1970s, new dance fads appeared almost
1954 in France (360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1954 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
List of reference routes in New York (1,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SH 1803) NY 65 in Honeoye Falls Designated NY 363 from c. 1932 to the late 1950s 940K 3.96 6.37 NY 33 Mount Read Boulevard (SH 57-10, SH 50-5, SH 53-3P,
Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
journalist Ian McFarlane is a guide to Australian popular music from the 1950s to the late 1990s. The encyclopedia was described in Australian Music Guide
Bell UH-1 Iroquois (8,642 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bell UH-1 Iroquois (nicknamed "Huey") is a utility military helicopter powered by a single turboshaft engine, with two-bladed main and tail rotors
Melodica (754 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Asia. The modern form of the instrument was invented by Hohner in the 1950s, though similar instruments have been known in Italy since the 19th century
Robert Mitchum (5,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered a forerunner of the antiheroes prevalent in film during the 1950s and 1960s. His best-known films include Out of the Past (1947), River of
Carl Reiner (4,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
specials from 1967 to 2000, and was a guest star on television series from the 1950s until his death. He also voiced characters in animated films and television
Jorhat Airport (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kilometres South-West of Jorhat city, Assam, India.It was established in early 1950s and commonly known as Rowriah Airport because it is located at Rowriah area
1950s in film (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The decade of the 1950s in film involved many significant films. Films of the 1950s were of a wide variety. As a result of the introduction of television
1953 in France (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1953 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
1950s in jazz (2,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
predominantly black bebop musicians, and it dominated jazz in the first half of the 1950s. The starting point were a series of singles on Capitol Records in 1949
RAAF Base Learmonth (610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
code-named "Potshot" and maintained by No. 76 Operational Base Unit. In the 1950s the landing field was further developed as a military base and named RAAF
1957 in France (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1957 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King (6,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy to counter the growing threat of Soviet submarines during the 1950s. Accordingly, the helicopter was specifically developed to deliver a capable
List of pornographic performers by decade (1,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of notable pornographic actors listed by the decade in which they made their debut. This listing is subordered alphabetically by first name
Guiding Light (6,567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
find his help when needed. When the show transitioned to television in the 1950s, the Bauers, a German immigrant family first introduced in 1948, became
Abbott and Costello (4,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television made them the most popular comedy team of the 1940s and early 1950s, and the highest-paid entertainers in the world during World War II. Their
Adrenochrome (1,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of adrenaline (epinephrine). It was the subject of limited research from 1950s through to the 1970s as a potential cause of schizophrenia. While it has
Bell Records (2,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1974. Retrieved August 24, 2012. "Single Discography for Bell Records – 1950s". Globaldogproductions.info. Retrieved August 24, 2012. Erling. "Bell Records
Classic rock (2,430 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Classic rock is a US radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s. In the United States, the classic rock
Levi Strauss & Co. (3,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commodity and were sold only to people engaged in defense work. Between the 1950s and 1980s, Levi's jeans became popular among a wide range of youth subcultures
Martin Landau (2,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acting coach, producer, and editorial cartoonist. His career began in the 1950s, with early film appearances including a supporting role in Alfred Hitchcock's
Million Dollar Quartet (3,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to contribute greatly to the seismic shift in popular music in the late 1950s. During the session, Phillips called a local newspaper, the Memphis Press-Scimitar
Chuck Berry (7,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number one on Billboard magazine's rhythm and blues chart. By the end of the 1950s, Berry was an established star, with several hit records and film appearances
1955 in France (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1955 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
List of pornographic performers by decade (1,404 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of notable pornographic actors listed by the decade in which they made their debut. This listing is subordered alphabetically by first name
1950s in film (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The decade of the 1950s in film involved many significant films. Films of the 1950s were of a wide variety. As a result of the introduction of television
1955 in France (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1955 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
Revisionist Western (2,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amidst ambiguity. Some of the earliest revisionist Westerns came out in the 1950s in the milieu of McCarthyism and attempted to strike back against the blacklisting
Chuck Berry (7,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number one on Billboard magazine's rhythm and blues chart. By the end of the 1950s, Berry was an established star, with several hit records and film appearances
List of best-selling singles of the 1950s in the United Kingdom (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
typically have fewer tracks than an extended play or album; during the 1950s, sales of singles in the United Kingdom were compiled by the magazine New
Modal jazz (828 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Though exerting influence to the present, modal jazz was most popular in the 1950s and 1960s, as evidenced by the success of Miles Davis's 1958 composition
Extended play (3,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the 1950s and 1960s. In Sweden EP was for long the most popular record format, with as much as 85% of the market in the late 1950s being EPs. Billboard
What's Opera, Doc? (1,701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1939) Sniffles and the Bookworm (1939) The Curious Puppy (1939) 1940s 1950s The Scarlet Pumpernickel (1950) The Ducksters (1950) Dog Gone South (1950)
Forbidden Planet (5,388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
CinemaScope, it is considered one of the great science fiction films of the 1950s, a precursor of contemporary science fiction cinema. The characters and
AIM-9 Sidewinder (4,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Low-level development started in the late 1940s, emerging in the early 1950s as a guidance system for the modular Zuni rocket. This modularity allowed
Creature from the Black Lagoon (2,792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
filters, similar to the viewers most commonly used today. Because the brief 1950s 3D film fad had peaked in mid-1953 and was fading fast in early 1954, many
Hula hoop (1,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years, it is often incorrectly believed that they were invented in the 1950s. Author Charles Panati records a "craze" with the usage of wooden and metal
Call the Midwife (3,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a group of nurse midwives working in the East End of London in the late 1950s and 1960s. It stars Jessica Raine, Miranda Hart, Helen George, Bryony Hannah
Garter (1,825 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A garter is an article of clothing comprising a narrow band of fabric fastened about the leg to keep up stockings. In the eighteenth to twentieth centuries
Bolero (2,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bolero-son, popular in the 1930s and 1940s, and the bolero-cha, popular in the 1950s. In the United States, the rhumba ballroom dance emerged as an adaptation
Adrenochrome (1,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of adrenaline (epinephrine). It was the subject of limited research from 1950s through to the 1970s as a potential cause of schizophrenia. While it has
Paths of Glory (5,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directing the "Back to the Future" films, hadn't come across "Yellow" in the 1950s E.C. Comics from which all "Tales From the Crypt" stories are drawn. Zemeckis
The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1952 film) (2,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
star-studded cast, the film was one of the most successful films of the early 1950s and earned $12.5 million at the box office, very high for that period. The
List of Ollywood films of 1956 (23 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
List of Ollywood films of 1954 (23 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
Leave It to Beaver (8,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
child's point of view. Like several television dramas and sitcoms of the late 1950s and early 1960s (Lassie and My Three Sons), Leave It to Beaver is a glimpse
Studio One (American TV series) (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
show's musical orchestra was also directed in several episodes during the 1950s by Alfredo Antonini.[citation needed] The show's run ended when Westinghouse
Pulp noir (579 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pulp noir is a subgenre influenced by various "noir" genres, as well as (as implied by its name) pulp fiction genres; particularly the hard-boiled genres
List of Ollywood films of 1953 (24 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
AIR-2 Genie (1,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
strategic bombers was a major military preoccupation of the late 1940s and 1950s. The revelation in 1947 that the Soviet Union had produced a reverse-engineered
Andy Warhol (15,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
illustrator. After exhibiting his work in several galleries in the late 1950s, he began to receive recognition as an influential and controversial artist
American comic book (4,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such as horror, crime, science fiction and romance became popular. The 1950s saw a gradual decline, due to a shift away from print media in the wake
The World of Apu (1,858 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Apur Sansar, also known as The World of Apu (Bengali: অপুর সংসার, romanized: Apura sansāra), is a 1959 Indian Bengali-language epic drama film written
Heavy cruiser (3,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cruiser is part of a lineage of ship design from 1915 through the early 1950s, although the term "heavy cruiser" only came into formal use in 1930. The
Terrestrial television (2,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
color television in the late 1950s, 60s and early 70s. There was no other method of television delivery until the 1950s with the beginnings of cable television
Masters of Sex (3,194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and loosely based on Thomas Maier's biography Masters of Sex. Set in the 1950s through the late 1960s, the series tells the story of Masters and Johnson
The Winning Team (1,840 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Winning Team is a 1952 biographical film directed by Lewis Seiler. It is a fictionalized biography of the life of major league pitcher Grover Cleveland
The Blob (3,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blob's. The film Monsters vs. Aliens had characters based on classic 1950s movie monsters including B.O.B. (Benzoate Ostylezene Bicarbonate), an amoeboid
Meet the Press (2,962 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Meet the Press is a weekly American television news/interview program broadcast on NBC. It is the longest-running program on American television, though
List of Ollywood films of 1959 (28 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
List of UK Albums Chart number ones of the 1950s (713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Albums Chart is a record chart based on weekly album sales; during the 1950s, a total of 17 different albums reached number one. The longest run at number
Måneskin (4,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1950s Switzerland Netherlands France Netherlands 1960s France Luxembourg France Denmark Italy Luxembourg Austria United Kingdom Spain France Netherlands
List of Bolivian films (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
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1952 in Ireland (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1952 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1952 List of years in Ireland
Harry Belafonte (6,935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Trinbagonian Caribbean musical style with an international audience in the 1950s. His breakthrough album Calypso (1956) was the first million-selling LP
Western wear (1,780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television or singing cowboys such as Gene Autry and Roy Rogers in the 1940s and 1950s. It continues to be a fashion choice in the West and Southwestern United
Girl group (5,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many of whom were influenced by doo-wop and which flourished in the late 1950s and early 1960s between the decline of early rock and roll and start of
Dixieland (2,701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regarded as denoting the jazz revival movement of the late 1930s to the 1950s as much as any particular subgenre of jazz. The essential elements that
1950 in Ireland (923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales. p. 816. ISBN 9780708319536. Jackie’s 1950s visits to Ireland recalled in letters to Dublin priest The Irish Times,
Patti Page (3,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the top-charting female vocalist and best-selling female artist of the 1950s, selling over 100 million records during a six-decade-long career. She was
1958 in France (327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1958 History of France  • Timeline  • Years
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956 film) (2,410 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Man Who Knew Too Much is a 1956 American suspense thriller film directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock, starring James Stewart and Doris Day. The
Ansel Adams (9,876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Family of Man: Looking at the Photographs Now and Remembering a Visit in the 1950s" in Hurm, Gerd; Reitz, Anke; Zamir, Shamoon, eds. (2018). The family of
A Beautiful Mind (film) (3,508 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
A Beautiful Mind is a 2001 American biographical drama film based on the life of the American mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Laureate in Economics and
List of Ollywood films of 1951 (23 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
Damn Yankees (2,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ross. The story is a modern retelling of the Faust legend set during the 1950s in Washington, D.C., during a time when the New York Yankees dominated Major
Tyrone Power (4,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1914 – November 15, 1958) was an American actor. From the 1930s to the 1950s, Power appeared in dozens of films, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic
Trad jazz (653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jazz, short for "traditional jazz", was a form of jazz in Britain in the 1950s and 1960s, played by musicians such as Chris Barber, Acker Bilk, Kenny Ball
Computer (12,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transistor) and monolithic integrated circuit (IC) chip technologies in the late 1950s, leading to the microprocessor and the microcomputer revolution in the 1970s
The United States Steel Hour (1,544 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Steel Hour is an anthology series which brought hour long dramas to television from 1953 to 1963. The television series and the radio
Malayalam cinema (7,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kerala state government production climbed from around 6 a year in the 1950s, to 30 a year in the 1960s, 40 a year in the 1970s, to 127 films in 1980
Session musician (2,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regards to choices with musical ornaments and musical phrasing. During the 1950s and 1960s, session players were usually active in local recording scenes
Swamp pop (1,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
south Louisiana and an adjoining section of southeast Texas. Created in the 1950s by young Cajuns and Creoles, it combines New Orleans–style rhythm and blues
Avalon (1990 film) (695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
semi-autobiographical tetralogy of "Baltimore films" set in his hometown during the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s: Diner (1982), Tin Men (1987), and Liberty Heights (1999). The
Forrest Gump (7,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conservative values. Jennifer Hyland Wang observes that the film idealizes the 1950s, as made evident by the lack of "whites only"-signs in Gump's Southern childhood
Convair C-131 Samaritan (3,188 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Convair C-131 Samaritan is an American twin-engined military transport produced from 1954 to 1956 by Convair. It is the military version of the Convair
Witness for the Prosecution (1957 film) (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Man (1948) Raw Deal (1948) Walk a Crooked Mile (1948) Black Magic (1949) 1950s Davy Crockett, Indian Scout (1950) The Iroquois Trail (1950) Valentino (1951)
Ifni (1,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ifni was a Spanish province on the Atlantic coast of Morocco, south of Agadir and across from the Canary Islands. It had a total area of 1,502 km2 (580 sq mi)
Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone (812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
governments were barred from this area. War between North and South broke out in 1950s and the DMZ hardened into a de facto international boundary, with the war
Suburban Gothic (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
creation of suburban communities, particularly in the United States, from the 1950s and 1960s onwards. It often, but not exclusively, relies on the supernatural
List of best-selling albums of the 1950s in the United Kingdom (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
compiled by music magazine Melody Maker. The biggest-selling album of the 1950s was the original soundtrack to the movie South Pacific. The record labels
Petticoat (1,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
often made of cotton, silk or tulle. Without petticoats, skirts of the 1950s would not have the volume they were known for. In historical contexts (16th
The Tonight Show (9,832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
approximation of Jackie Gleason's "Reginald van Gleason III" character. A parody of 1950s-style, fast-talking advertising pitchmen, the Tea Time Movie consists of
Grease (film) (6,387 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
producers cast Sid Caesar instead. Caesar was one of several veterans of 1950s television (Eve Arden, Frankie Avalon, Joan Blondell, Edd Byrnes, Alice
The Red Skelton Show (2,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Singers (previously seen after an abortive comeback on network television by 1950s folk singing star Jimmie Rodgers on ABC two years earlier.) The new format
Ben and Me (638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ben and Me is a 1953 American animated two-reel short subject produced by Walt Disney Productions and released theatrically on November 10, 1953. It was
Great Leap Forward (11,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolution in 1966 which marked Mao's political comeback. China portal 1950s portal The Black Book of Communism Mass killings of landlords under Mao
Pork pie hat (1,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
whose career as a jazz saxophonist spans from the mid 1920s to the late 1950s, regularly wore a pork pie hat during his performances, and after his death
Warren Beatty (6,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at Arlington's Thomas Jefferson Junior High School in 1945. During the 1950s, the family resided in the Dominion Hills section of Arlington. Beatty's
Boeing C-135 Stratolifter (2,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prototype Boeing 367-80 jet airliner (also the basis for the 707) in the early 1950s. It has a narrower fuselage and is shorter than the 707. Boeing gave the
Semi-presidential system (2,936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A semi-presidential system, or dual executive system, is a system of government in which a president exists alongside a prime minister and a cabinet, with
Plan 9 from Outer Space (7,096 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the 1930s and 1940s. It was in decline by the 1950s and was viewed as old-fashioned. By 1950s standards, the combination of dated and modern elements
Pran (actor) (3,691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1967–2007. The decades of late 1940s, 1950s, 1960s and early 1970s were the peak periods of Pran's villainy, especially 1950s & 1960s. Pran was the first true
Heimatfilm (728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the more than three hundred Heimatfilme that were produced during the 1950s. This is particularly true for the Vertriebenenfilme as Johannes von Moltke
Little Richard (16,869 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
architect of rock and roll", Richard's most celebrated work dates from the mid-1950s, when his charismatic showmanship and dynamic music, characterized by frenetic
Crestwood Publications (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general manager was Maurice Rosenfeld, and in the 1950s the general manager was M.R. Reese. In the mid-1950s, the company office manager was Nevin Fidler (who
New England Patriots (9,262 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The New England Patriots are a professional American football team based in the Greater Boston area. They compete in the National Football League (NFL)
Gumby (2,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and chicken friend Tilly. Gumby was created by Art Clokey in the early 1950s after he finished film school at the University of Southern California (USC)
General Electric Theater (1,850 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
General Electric Theater was an American anthology series hosted by Ronald Reagan that was broadcast on CBS radio and television. The series was sponsored
Walk the Line (2,883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1950s Johnny Cash with His Hot and Blue Guitar! The Fabulous Johnny Cash Hymns by Johnny Cash Songs of Our Soil
1954 in Ireland (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1954 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1954 List of years in Ireland
Exotica (1,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1957 Martin Denny album of the same name that was popular during the 1950s to mid-1960s with Americans who came of age during World War II. The term
Social realism (4,810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
art market, many social realist artists continued their careers into the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and into the 2000s; throughout which, artists
Lacoste (1,764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name appearing on the outside of an article of clothing. Starting in the 1950s, Izod produced clothing known as Izod Lacoste under license for sale in
Socialist Republic of Romania (8,124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
drain was the war reparations paid to the Soviet Union. However, during the 1950s, Romania's communist government began to assert more independence, leading
James Mason (3,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He starred in a number of successful British and American films from the 1950s to the early 1980s, including The Desert Fox, A Star Is Born, 20,000 Leagues
Kaman HH-43 Huskie (2,555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Force, the United States Navy and the United States Marine Corps from the 1950s until the 1970s. It was primarily used for aircraft firefighting and rescue
Milkshake (2,535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tasty beverage made chilly with ice and frosty with ice cream." By the 1950s, popular places to drink milkshakes were Woolworth's "5 & 10" lunch counters
Fighter aircraft (15,823 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the late 1950s, though unguided rockets for mostly air to ground use and limited air to air use were deployed in WWII. From the late 1950s forward guided
1951 in Ireland (990 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1951 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1951 List of years in Ireland
Lists of action films (117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is chronological list of action films split by decade. Often there may be considerable overlap particularly between action and other genres (including
The Monthly Film Bulletin (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
release. The Monthly Film Bulletin was edited in the mid-1950s by David Robinson, in the late 1950s and early 1960s by Peter John Dyer, and then by Tom Milne
List of Ollywood films of 1950 (26 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ollywood (Odia) cinema 1930s 1936 1940s 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1953 1954 1956 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970s 1970 1971
Ranch dressing (967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Region or state Alaska Created by Steve Henson Invented Early 1950s Main ingredients Mayonnaise sour cream buttermilk salt black pepper garlic
List of eco-horror films (1,265 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of eco-horror films. These are some natural horror films and other films in the horror genre whose plots include mention of ecological issues
Guerrilla war in the Baltic states (5,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 1944 membership was around 40,000. By the late 1940s and early 1950s the Forest Brothers were provided with supplies, liaison officers and logistical
Touch of Evil (5,645 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Touch of Evil is a 1958 American film noir written and directed by Orson Welles, who also stars in the film. The screenplay was loosely based on the contemporary
Lieutenant general (United States) (2,166 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In the United States Armed Forces, a lieutenant general is a three-star general officer in the United States Army, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Space Force
Kenya Colony (1,525 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Colony and Protectorate of Kenya, commonly known as British Kenya, was part of the British Empire in Africa. It was established when the former East
Organ trio (2,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trios were a popular type of jazz ensemble for club and bar settings in the 1950s and 1960s, performing a blues-based style of jazz that incorporated elements
1957 in Ireland (1,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1957 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1957 List of years in Ireland
Waiting for Godot (13,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the text which he continued to trim for the rest of his life. In the 1950s, theatre was strictly censored in the UK, to Beckett's amazement since he
Continental Europe (989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historical core of "Carolingian Europe" was consciously invoked in the 1950s as the historical ethno-cultural basis for the prospective European integration
European Communities (2,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
responsibilities from the European Communities (EC), which were founded in the 1950s in the spirit of the Schuman Declaration. ¹Although not EU treaties per
Alan Eustace (1,046 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Alan Eustace is an American computer scientist who served as Senior Vice President of Engineering at Google until 2015. On October 24, 2014, he
Blouse (2,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Socialism this piece of clothing was rejected as a bourgeois-decadent. In the 1950s, the sailor's look then entered the leisure mode for adults. The high collar
1959 in Ireland (889 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1959 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1959 List of years in Ireland
Round Midnight (film) (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a wistful and tragic portrait that captures the Paris jazz scene of the 1950s. Gordon was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and won a Grammy
Viva Zapata! (1,091 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Viva Zapata! is a 1952 biographical film directed by Elia Kazan and starring Marlon Brando. The screenplay was written by John Steinbeck, using Edgcomb
Bossa nova (2,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pronunciation: [ˈbɔsɐ ˈnɔvɐ] (listen)) is a style of samba developed in the late 1950s and early 1960s in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is mainly characterized by
Burberry (2,504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Burberry is a British luxury fashion house headquartered in London, England. It currently designs and distributes ready to wear including trench coats
List of Padma Bhushan award recipients (1954–1959) (1,490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Padma Bhushan is the third-highest civilian award of the Republic of India. Instituted on 2 January 1954, the award is given for "distinguished service
The Ed Sullivan Show (10,512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
how to keep my mouth shut. The show enjoyed phenomenal popularity in the 1950s and early 1960s. As had occurred with the annual telecasts of The Wizard
Film (8,692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number of films made in color slowly increased year after year. In the early 1950s, the proliferation of black-and-white television started seriously depressing
Lauren Bacall (5,978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
8+1⁄2 inches (1.74 meters), unusual among young actresses in the 1940s and 1950s, also helped her stand out. Her voice was characterized as a "smoky, sexual
Satin Doll (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article about a jazz standard or composition written in the 1950s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.
Cool jazz (2,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brookmeyer; the music of Stan Kenton's sidemen during the late 1940s through the 1950s; and the works of George Shearing and Stan Getz. The output of modern players
Pencil skirt (333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tights. Back-seamed hosiery recalls the classic pencil-skirt era of the 1950s. Pencil skirts can also be worn with flats for a more casual, youthful appearance
American International Pictures (5,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
packaged as double features, primarily of interest to the teenagers of the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. The company eventually became a part of Orion Pictures
Jordanian annexation of the West Bank (4,762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jordan. Tensions continued between Jordan and Israel through the early 1950s, with Palestinian guerrillas and Israeli commandos crossing the Green Line
List of Gujarati films (1,051 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of films produced by Gujarati film industry and in Gujarati language. Narsinh Mehta was the first Gujarati language film, released in 1932
Pulp magazine (4,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inexpensive fiction magazines that were published from 1896 to the late 1950s. The term "pulp" derives from the cheap wood pulp paper on which the magazines
List of post-1950 jazz standards (3,573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genre's musical repertoire. This list includes tunes written in or after the 1950s that are considered standards by at least one major fake book publication
Budapest Honvéd FC (982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to their original name in 1944. The team enjoyed a golden age during the 1950s when it was renamed Budapesti Honvéd SE and became the Hungarian Army team
1957 NBA Finals (184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1957 NBA World Championship Series was the championship series of the 1956–57 National Basketball Association season, and was the conclusion of the
Speedy Gonzales (film) (473 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Speedy Gonzales is a 1955 Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies animated short directed by Friz Freleng from a story by Warren Foster. The short was released on
Nat King Cole (5,490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after its demise, "Madison Avenue is afraid of the dark." Throughout the 1950s, Cole continued to record hits that sold millions throughout the world,
Golden Age of Science Fiction (1,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1960s and 1970s. The 1950s are a transitional period in this scheme; however, Robert Silverberg, who came of age in the 1950s, saw that decade as the
Elektra Records (2,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important role in the development of contemporary and rock music between the 1950s and 1970s. In 2004, it was consolidated into WMG's Atlantic Records Group
Johnny Mercer (5,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
songs as well as songs written by others from the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s. Mercer's songs were among the most successful hits of the time, including
Manumatic (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wheel-mounted push-buttons, or "+" and "-" controls on the gear selector. In the 1950s, the Automotive Products company in the United Kingdom produced an automated
Quiff (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The quiff is a hairstyle that combines the 1950s pompadour hairstyle, the 1950s flattop, and sometimes a mohawk. It was born as a post-war reaction to
1953 in Ireland (1,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1953 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1953 List of years in Ireland
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (2,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's social climate was changing, and the Nelsons, symbolizing the 1950s values and ideals, were beginning to seem dated. Ozzie, who wrote and directed
Cannes Film Festival (4,704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
competition with the Venice Festival which was held in autumn. During the early 1950s, the festival attracted much tourism and press attention, with showbiz scandals
Natural language processing (6,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural language generation. Natural language processing has its roots in the 1950s. Already in 1950, Alan Turing published an article titled "Computing Machinery
Parallel cinema (4,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
movement in Indian cinema that originated in the state of West Bengal in the 1950s as an alternative to the mainstream commercial Indian cinema. Inspired by
Monorail (5,338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with vehicles supported by one set of wheels and guided by another. In the 1950s, a 40% scale prototype of a system designed for speed of 200 mph (320 km/h)
On the Beach (1959 film) (3,985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
located near Cowes at Phillip Island. These scenes include an array of late-1950s sports cars, including examples of the Jaguar XK150 and Jaguar D-Type, Porsche
Ellen's Stardust Diner (647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ellen's Stardust Diner is a retro 1950s theme restaurant located at 1650 Broadway on the southeast corner of 51st Street in Theater District, Manhattan
Jazz standard (1,764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called "rhythm and blues", that would evolve into rock and roll in the 1950s. Bebop emerged in the early 1940s, with Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie
List of number-one singles in Australia during the 1950s (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lists the number one singles on the Australian Singles Chart during the 1950s. The source for this decade is the "Kent Music Report". These charts were
West Side Story (1961 film) (4,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gangs struggle for control on the Upper West Side in New York City in the 1950s. The Jets, a white gang led by Riff, brawl with the Sharks, a group of Puerto
White Christmas (film) (2,829 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
White Christmas is a 1954 American musical film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen. Filmed
Radio format (1,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radio station. The radio format emerged mainly in the United States in the 1950s, at a time when radio was compelled to develop new and exclusive ways to
Budapest Honvéd FC (982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to their original name in 1944. The team enjoyed a golden age during the 1950s when it was renamed Budapesti Honvéd SE and became the Hungarian Army team
Cessna 150 (3,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Model 162 Skycatcher. Development of the Model 150 began in the mid-1950s with the decision by Cessna Aircraft to produce a successor to the popular
List of Greek films (1,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema of Greece List of Greek films Pre 1940 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s v t e
AIM-7 Sparrow (2,990 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
West's principal beyond visual range (BVR) air-to-air missile from the late 1950s until the 1990s. It remains in service, although it is being phased out
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (2,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's social climate was changing, and the Nelsons, symbolizing the 1950s values and ideals, were beginning to seem dated. Ozzie, who wrote and directed
Hollywood on the Tiber (746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hollywood on the Tiber is a phrase used to describe the period in the 1950s and 1960s when the Italian capital of Rome emerged as a major location for
1957 World Table Tennis Championships (52 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1957 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Stockholm from March 7 to March 15, 1957. "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived from
Elephant in the room (1,409 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The expression "the elephant in the room (or "the elephant in the living room") is a metaphorical idiom in English for an important or enormous topic,
1958 in Ireland (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1958 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1958 List of years in Ireland
Playhouse 90 (2,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Los Angeles, California. Since live anthology drama series of the mid-1950s usually were hour-long shows, the title highlighted the network's intention
Electric blues (3,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
differed from earlier, predominantly acoustic-style blues. By the early 1950s, Little Walter was a featured soloist on blues harmonica using a small hand-held
Smiley (4,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
smiley face, is a basic ideogram that represents a smiling face. Since the 1950s it has become part of popular culture worldwide, used either as a standalone
Armchair Theatre (1,865 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Armchair Theatre is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced
Pompadour (hairstyle) (1,284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
vogue for women once again in the 1940s. The men's version appeared in the 1950s and early 1960s, worn by early country, rock and roll and movie stars such
Musicarello (455 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The musicarello (plural: musicarelli) is a film subgenre which emerged in Italy and which is characterised by the presence in main roles of young singers
12 Angry Men (1957 film) (3,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a cab driver, guard, businessman, policeman, a retiree persecuted in a 1950s political movement, and others. The detective drama television show Veronica
Homburg hat (581 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A homburg is a semi-formal hat of fur felt, characterized by a single dent running down the centre of the crown (called a "gutter crown"), a wide silk
Nielsen Audio (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by merging with Los Angeles-based Coffin, Cooper, and Clay in the early 1950s. The company's initial business was the collection of broadcast television
Mockumentary (2,075 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following people as they go through various events. Examples emerged during the 1950s when archival film footage became available. A very early example was a
Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic (2,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
speech. The decentralisation program introduced by Khrushchev in the mid-1950s was soon exploited by Georgian Communist Party officials to build their
On the Beach (1959 film) (3,985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
located near Cowes at Phillip Island. These scenes include an array of late-1950s sports cars, including examples of the Jaguar XK150 and Jaguar D-Type, Porsche
Thule Air Base (3,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dispersal base for B-36 Peacemaker and B-47 Stratojet aircraft during the 1950s, as well as providing an ideal site to test the operability and maintainability
Rat Pack (2,004 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rat Pack was an informal group of entertainers, the second iteration of which ultimately made films and appeared together in Las Vegas casino venues
Bebop (5,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
needed] The bebop musician or bopper became a stock character in jokes of the 1950s, overlapping with the beatnik. The classic bebop combo consisted of saxophone
List of Tamil films of 1950 (28 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The following is a list of films produced in the Tamil film industry in India in 1950, in alphabetical order. "1950 Tamil Films". lakshmansruthi. Retrieved
Goodfellas (6,308 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Goodfellas (stylized GoodFellas) is a 1990 American biographical crime film directed by Martin Scorsese, written by Nicholas Pileggi and Scorsese, and
Gervaise (film) (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
member of the audience at the cabaret Jacques Bertrand: factory foreman 1950s portal L'Assommoir List of submissions to the 29th Academy Awards for Best
Wild Strawberries (film) (3,012 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wild Strawberries is a 1957 Swedish drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman. The original Swedish title is Smultronstället, which literally means
Socialist Republic of Slovenia (848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Socialist Republic of Slovenia (Slovene: Socialistična republika Slovenija, Serbo-Croatian: Socijalistička Republika Slovenija / Социјалистичка Република
Buckingham (UK Parliament constituency) (1,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
2010s – 2000s – 1990s – 1980s – 1970s – 1960s – 1950s – 1940s – 1930s – 1920s – 1910s – 1900s – 1890s – 1880s – 1870s – 1860s – 1850s – 1840s – 1830s
Organ trio (2,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trios were a popular type of jazz ensemble for club and bar settings in the 1950s and 1960s, performing a blues-based style of jazz that incorporated elements
Strangers on a Train (film) (7,880 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Strangers on a Train is a 1951 American psychological thriller film noir produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and based on the 1950 novel Strangers
Helen Frankenthaler (4,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American painting. Having exhibited her work for over six decades (early 1950s until 2011), she spanned several generations of abstract painters while
Musical film (7,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experimented with new technology such as Technicolor. During the 1940s and 1950s, musical films from MGM musicals regularly premiered. These works included:
Honky-tonk (2,399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from Texas and Oklahoma to the West Coast as "honky-tonk" music. In the 1950s, honky-tonk entered its golden age, with the popularity of Winifred Atwell
James Stewart (18,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christmas classic, as well as one of his most well known acting roles. In the 1950s, Stewart played darker, more morally ambiguous characters in movies directed
Kingdom of Afghanistan (937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kingdom of Afghanistan (Pashto: د افغانستان واکمنان‎, Dǝ Afġānistān wākmanān; Dari: پادشاهی افغانستان‎, Pādešāhī-ye Afġānistān) was a constitutional
Major League Baseball on television in the 1950s (2,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 229. ISBN 9781139826204. "Searchable Network TV Broadcasts – NBC Sports (1950s)". rec.sport.baseball. James R. Walker; Robert V. Bellamy (2008). Center
Godzilla (1954 film) (9,334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
hulking Toho employee as Shiro Amikura, a Toho contract actor from the 1950s. The film's special effects were directed by Eiji Tsuburaya. In order for
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
held in Sydney, Australia, Harryhausen said he sought advice from noted 1950s UFO "contactee" George Adamski on the depiction of the flying saucers used
List of Marathi films of 1953 (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Birds Anonymous (490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Birds Anonymous is a 1957 Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies animated short, directed by Friz Freleng and written by Warren Foster. The short was released on
Lists of action films (117 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is chronological list of action films split by decade. Often there may be considerable overlap particularly between action and other genres (including
Tommy Wiseau (2,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earlier" than he claimed, in an Eastern Bloc country in the mid- to late-1950s. In his 2016 documentary Room Full of Spoons, Rick Harper claims to have
Misty (song) (740 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Misty" is a jazz standard written in 1954 by pianist Erroll Garner. He composed it as an instrumental in the traditional 32-bar format and recorded it
Southern Fried Rabbit (646 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Southern Fried Rabbit is a 1953 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes cartoon directed by Friz Freleng. The cartoon was released on May 2, 1953, and stars Bugs Bunny
Half-life (2,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
discovery of the principle in 1907, was shortened to half-life in the early 1950s. Rutherford applied the principle of a radioactive element's half-life to
Velcro (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
company, founded by Swiss electrical engineer George de Mestral in the 1950s. It is the original manufacturer of hook-and-loop fasteners, which de Mestral
Birds Anonymous (490 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Birds Anonymous is a 1957 Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies animated short, directed by Friz Freleng and written by Warren Foster. The short was released on
Honky-tonk (2,399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from Texas and Oklahoma to the West Coast as "honky-tonk" music. In the 1950s, honky-tonk entered its golden age, with the popularity of Winifred Atwell
Musical film (7,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experimented with new technology such as Technicolor. During the 1940s and 1950s, musical films from MGM musicals regularly premiered. These works included:
Music of Ghana (1,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(musician) and Stan Plange also led influential dance bands during the 1950s and 1960s. By the 1970s, however, pop music from Europe and the US dominated
The Shadows (4,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
numerous reunion tours. The Shadows have had 69 UK chart singles from the 1950s to the 2000s, 35 credited to the Shadows and 34 to Cliff Richard and the
It Came from Beneath the Sea (2,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"classic monster flick", also called the film "Predictable tosh, but good 1950s fun". The four-issue comic book mini-series It Came from Beneath the Sea
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (7,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that premiered on March 17, 2017, on Amazon Prime Video. Set in the late 1950s and early 1960s, it stars Rachel Brosnahan as Miriam "Midge" Maisel, a New
Wild Strawberries (film) (3,012 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wild Strawberries is a 1957 Swedish drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman. The original Swedish title is Smultronstället, which literally means
Antenna TV (4,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
programming consists of classic television series, primarily sitcoms, from the 1950s to the early 1980s, most of which are sourced from the content library of
List of Marathi films of 1953 (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Far from Heaven (3,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Individual Contribution. The film tells the story of Cathy Whitaker, a 1950s housewife, living in wealthy suburban Connecticut as she sees her seemingly
Parody film (1,886 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A parody film or spoof film is a subgenre of comedy film that parodies other film genres or films as pastiches, works created by imitation of the style
List of Marathi films of 1956 (64 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Kingdom of Afghanistan (937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kingdom of Afghanistan (Pashto: د افغانستان واکمنان‎, Dǝ Afġānistān wākmanān; Dari: پادشاهی افغانستان‎, Pādešāhī-ye Afġānistān) was a constitutional
The Inklings (1,653 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Inklings were an informal literary discussion group associated with J. R. R. Tolkien at the University of Oxford for nearly two decades between the
Kustom Kulture (765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built custom cars and motorcycles in the United States of America from the 1950s through today. It was born out of the hot rod culture of Southern California
Southern rock (2,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the music of the American South, and many stars from the first wave of 1950s rock and roll such as Bo Diddley, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Buddy Holly
List of Marathi films of 1957 (77 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Perry Mason (1957 TV series) (9,882 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Perry Mason is an American legal drama series originally broadcast on CBS television from September 21, 1957, to May 22, 1966. The title character, portrayed
1959 NBA Finals (162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1959 NBA World Championship Series was the championship series of the 1958–59 National Basketball Association season, and was the conclusion of the
Knighty Knight Bugs (1,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dough for the Do-Do (1949) Each Dawn I Crow (1949) Which Is Witch (1949) 1950s Home Tweet Home (1950) Mutiny on the Bunny (1950) The Lion's Busy (1950)
Generation X (14,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has been used at various times to describe alienated youth. In the early 1950s, Hungarian photographer Robert Capa first used Generation X as the title
Crazylegs (film) (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
This 1950s drama film-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.
Music of the United Kingdom (1950s) (1,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Music of the United Kingdom began to develop in the 1950s; from largely insular and derivative forms to become one of the leading centres of popular music
Gervaise (film) (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
member of the audience at the cabaret Jacques Bertrand: factory foreman 1950s portal L'Assommoir List of submissions to the 29th Academy Awards for Best
Billion (692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when the government officially switched to the short scale, but since the 1950s the short scale had already been increasingly used in technical writing
Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
held in Sydney, Australia, Harryhausen said he sought advice from noted 1950s UFO "contactee" George Adamski on the depiction of the flying saucers used
Surface-to-air missile (4,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
development in the 1940s and 1950s led to operational systems being introduced by most major forces during the second half of the 1950s. Smaller systems, suitable
Royal Court Theatre (2,930 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Court Theatre, at different times known as the Court Theatre, the New Chelsea Theatre, and the Belgravia Theatre, is a non-commercial West End
Kraft Television Theatre (797 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kraft Television Theatre is an American anthology drama television series that began May 7, 1947 on NBC, airing at 7:30pm on Wednesday evenings until December
1958 in Ireland (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Centuries: 18th 19th 20th 21st Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: 1958 in Northern Ireland Other events of 1958 List of years in Ireland
Andha Naal (5,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-0-333-93410-4. Andha Naal at IMDb Andha Naal at Rotten Tomatoes Andha Naal at Complete Index to World Film 1950s portal Film portal India portal
Cinema Paradiso (2,368 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema Paradiso (Italian: Nuovo Cinema Paradiso, Italian pronunciation: [ˈnwɔːvo ˈtʃiːnema paraˈdiːzo], "New Paradise Cinema") is a 1988 Italian drama
Hungarian Revolution of 1956 (17,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nationalized and church leaders replaced with communist officials. In the early 1950s, the Rákosi government's socialist economics increased the per capita income
Lounge music (1,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lounge music is a type of easy listening music popular in the 1950s and 1960s. It may be meant to evoke in the listeners the feeling of being in a place
Shenyang J-5 (1,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Soviet-built MiG-17 Fresco-A day fighters, designated J-4 in the early 1950s. To introduce modern production methods to Chinese industry the PLAAF obtained
1950 World Table Tennis Championships (47 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The 1950 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Budapest from January 29 to February 5, 1950. "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived
Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (1,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American singer-songwriter Ritchie Valens. Few songs written prior to the 1950s are included; some that are listed are Robert Johnson's "Crossroads" (1936)
List of Marathi films of 1958 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Beanie (seamed cap) (1,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in favor of cotton visored caps like the baseball cap. However, in the 1950s and possibly beyond, they were worn by college freshmen and various fraternity
Rosemary Clooney (2,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was an American singer and actress. She came to prominence in the early 1950s with the song "Come On-a My House", which was followed by other pop numbers
Maverick (TV series) (6,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Show, two shows that had been enormous Sunday night favorites from the mid-1950s. p.111 Callan, Michael Feeney Sean Connery 2002 Virgin Publishing Alexander
Convair B-58 Hustler (6,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operational bomber capable of Mach 2 flight. The B-58 was developed during the 1950s for the United States Air Force (USAF) Strategic Air Command (SAC). To achieve
Armchair Theatre (1,865 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Armchair Theatre is a British television drama anthology series of single plays that ran on the ITV network from 1956 to 1974. It was originally produced
Burt Bacharach (6,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
producer, and pianist who composed hundreds of pop songs from the late 1950s through the 1980s, many in collaboration with lyricist Hal David. A six-time
Post-Classic stage (264 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In the classification of the archaeology of the Americas, the Post-Classic Stage is a term applied to some Precolumbian cultures, typically ending with
Televangelism (2,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began in the 1930s, it was not used for religious purposes until the early 1950s. Jack Wyrtzen and Percy Crawford switched to TV broadcasting in the Spring
Atlas Comics (1950s) (6,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Atlas Comics is the 1950s comic-book publishing label that evolved into Marvel Comics. Magazine and paperback novel publisher Martin Goodman, whose business
The Jackie Gleason Show (1,931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television moving away from the single-sponsor system typical of the early 1950s. He quotes former DuMont executive Ted Bergmann describing the DuMont version
List of Marathi films of 1954 (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
Swedish jazz (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Sweden. The golden age of Swedish jazz is considered to be during the 1950s, with artists like Arne Domnérus, Lars Gullin, Alice Babs and Monica Zetterlund
Lounge music (1,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lounge music is a type of easy listening music popular in the 1950s and 1960s. It may be meant to evoke in the listeners the feeling of being in a place
Chicken nugget (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that is breaded or battered, then deep-fried or baked. Invented in the 1950s, chicken nuggets have become a very popular fast food restaurant item, as
Grace Kelly (8,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
actress who, after starring in several significant films in the early to mid-1950s, became Princess of Monaco by marrying Prince Rainier III in April 1956
List of Marathi films of 1950 (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
List of Marathi films of 1959 (55 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1937 1938 1939 1940s 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960s 1960 1961 1962 1963
1959 NBA Finals (162 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1959 NBA World Championship Series was the championship series of the 1958–59 National Basketball Association season, and was the conclusion of the
Andha Naal (5,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-0-333-93410-4. Andha Naal at IMDb Andha Naal at Rotten Tomatoes Andha Naal at Complete Index to World Film 1950s portal Film portal India portal
Fender Telecaster (6,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bridge design, it has remained recognizable and mostly unchanged from the 1950s. Several variant models have been produced over the years including those
Batman (21,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to be continuously published as interest in the genre waned during the 1950s. In the story "The Mightiest Team in the World" in Superman #76 (June 1952)
3D film (14,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entertainment business. Nonetheless, 3D films were prominently featured in the 1950s in American cinema, and later experienced a worldwide resurgence in the
Cinema Paradiso (2,368 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema Paradiso (Italian: Nuovo Cinema Paradiso, Italian pronunciation: [ˈnwɔːvo ˈtʃiːnema paraˈdiːzo], "New Paradise Cinema") is a 1988 Italian drama
Revolutionary Road (film) (5,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
roles. The film follows Frank (DiCaprio) and April Wheeler (Winslet), a mid-1950s couple struggling to cope with their personal problems and ensuing breakdown
Beanie (seamed cap) (1,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in favor of cotton visored caps like the baseball cap. However, in the 1950s and possibly beyond, they were worn by college freshmen and various fraternity
Televangelism (2,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began in the 1930s, it was not used for religious purposes until the early 1950s. Jack Wyrtzen and Percy Crawford switched to TV broadcasting in the Spring
Golden Horseshoe (2,828 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Golden Horseshoe has been recognised as a geographic region since the 1950s, but it was only on July 13, 2004, that a report from the provincial Ministry
1953 in Denmark (92 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1953 List of years in Denmark
Savitri (actress) (1,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
She was one of the highest-paid and most popular Indian actresses of the 1950s,60s, and early 70s. She is often referred as "Mahanati" which means "Great
World Table Tennis Championships (660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
times. This was followed by a short period of dominance by Japan in the 1950s. From the 1960s onwards, China emerged as the new dominant power in this
Tyrant of the Sea (353 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Tyrant of the Sea is a 1950 American historical war film directed by Lew Landers and starring Ron Randell, Rhys Williams and Lester Matthews. It is set
Robin Hood Daffy (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1939) Sniffles and the Bookworm (1939) The Curious Puppy (1939) 1940s 1950s The Scarlet Pumpernickel (1950) The Ducksters (1950) Dog Gone South (1950)
History of film (19,273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
color (mainstream since the 1930s) and 3D (temporarily popular in the early 1950s and mainstream since the 2000s). Sound ended the necessity of interruptions
Chimariko language (1,724 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
p. 89). The last Chimariko speaker was Martha Ziegler who died in the 1950s (Golla, 2011, p. 89). According to Golla, bilingual Hupa-Chimariko speakers
Jack Kirby (17,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
short-lived comic company, Mainline Publications. Kirby was involved in Timely's 1950s iteration, Atlas Comics, which in the next decade became Marvel. There,
French Dahomey (523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
French Dahomey was a French colony and part of French West Africa from 1894 to 1958. After World War II, by the establishment of the French Fourth Republic
The Isley Brothers (3,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consisting of brothers O'Kelly Isley Jr., Rudolph Isley and Ronald Isley in the 1950s. With a career spanning over eight decades, the group has enjoyed one of
Spanish miracle (522 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Spanish miracle (Spanish: El Milagro español) was the name given to a period of exceptionally rapid and broadly-based development across all economic
Mambo (music) (1,295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and instead leaned towards swing and jazz. By the late 1940s and early 1950s, mambo had become a "dance craze" in the United States as its associated
Game over (1,225 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Play media "Game over" is a message in video games which signals to the player that the game has ended. It is usually received negatively in a situation
In vivo (725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English microbiologist Professor Harry Smith and his colleagues in the mid-1950s found that sterile filtrates of serum from animals infected with Bacillus
Soviet space dogs (2,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During the 1950s and 1960s the Soviet space program used dogs for sub-orbital and orbital space flights to determine whether human spaceflight was feasible
To Tell the Truth (5,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beat the Clock, was the inaugural announcer of To Tell the Truth in the 1950s. Upon Bennett's transfer to CBS's Los Angeles studios, Johnny Olson, who
M*A*S*H (TV series) (5,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and personnel to develop story lines rooted in the war itself. Such early 1950s events as the McCarthy era, various sporting events, and the stardom of
Elmer Bernstein (3,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hollywood, Bernstein faced censure during the McCarthy era of the early 1950s. Bernstein was called by the House Un-American Activities Committee when
Jim Reeves (4,649 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
country and popular music singer-songwriter. With records charting from the 1950s to the 1980s, he became well known as a practitioner of the Nashville sound
Mod (subculture) (7,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
its roots in a small group of stylish London-based young men in the late 1950s who were termed modernists because they listened to modern jazz. Elements
Semidocumentary (485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A semidocumentary is a form of book, film, or television program presenting a fictional story that incorporates many factual details or actual events,
Kunza language (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chile, Peru, Bolivia Region Atacama Desert Ethnicity Atacama Extinct ca. 1950s Language family language isolate Language codes ISO 639-3 kuz Glottolog
Korean War (33,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University Press. p. 203. ISBN 9781139486224. In Korea, war in the early 1950s cost nearly 3 million lives, including nearly a million civilian dead in
Color field (7,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of abstract painting that emerged in New York City during the 1940s and 1950s. It was inspired by European modernism and closely related to abstract expressionism
Chet Baker (3,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"prince of cool". Baker earned much attention and critical praise through the 1950s, particularly for albums featuring his vocals (Chet Baker Sings (1954),
1951 World Table Tennis Championships (47 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1951 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Vienna from March 2 to March 11, 1951. "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived from
1956 World Table Tennis Championships (47 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1956 World Table Tennis Championships were held in Tokyo from April 2 to April 11, 1956. "World Championships Results". ITTF Museum. Archived from
Fences (play) (2,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fences is a 1985 play by American playwright August Wilson. Set in the 1950s, it is the sixth in Wilson's ten-part "Pittsburgh Cycle". Like all of the
1957 in Denmark (192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1957 List of years in Denmark
The Night of the Hunter (film) (5,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the silent era sets it apart from other Hollywood films of the 1940s and 1950s, and it has influenced later directors such as Rainer Werner Fassbinder
1956 in Denmark (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s See also: Other events of 1956 List of years in Denmark
Music of Ghana (1,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(musician) and Stan Plange also led influential dance bands during the 1950s and 1960s. By the 1970s, however, pop music from Europe and the US dominated
To Catch a Thief (2,295 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
To Catch a Thief is a 1955 American romantic thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, from a screenplay by John Michael Hayes based on the 1952 novel
List of Marathi films of 1952 (97 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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