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Forgotten stories from the '60s

The 1960s is known for the major moments that shaped history -- civil rights, Vietnam, the assassinations of Kennedy and King. But the decade was also full of smaller events that also indicated change was in the wind. Remember Liz 'n Dick? Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor's tempestuous marriage(s) gave us celebrity media coverage on steroids -- and we're still living with the aftermath (Think <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/04/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/kim-kardashian-kanye-west-married-73-days/index.html'>Kim and Kanye </a>or <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/18/showbiz/angelina-jolie-brad-pitt-by-the-sea/index.html'>Brad and Angie</a>). Click through the gallery for lesser known '60s moments that still resonate today:

The 1960s is known for the major moments that shaped history -- civil rights, Vietnam, the assassinations of Kennedy and King. But the decade was also full of smaller events that also indicated change was in the wind. Remember Liz 'n Dick? Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor's tempestuous marriage(s) gave us celebrity media coverage on steroids -- and we're still living with the aftermath (Think Kim and Kanye or Brad and Angie). Click through the gallery for lesser known '60s moments that still resonate today: