SECTION ONE - Web Site of Interest!
We're an exhibition in a library.
Meeska, Mooska, Mouseketeer ...
Alzheimer's and the Baby Boomers
Surprise Link of the Month!
Suite 101 -- Winner of 7 Canadian Internet Awards:
Best Boomer Web Site for this month:
PuzzleSpace, NeverWhere, London
Anthony created his web site so he can learn HTML
and learn how to create web pages.. He successfully provides
visitors with great entertainment with pages of puzzles, maths
trivia, astrology and facts that provoking thoughts.
SECTION TWO - Media / Entertainment!
Those Were The Days
The Temptations mini-series was a big hit on NBC.
The Bee Gees concert and guest - Celine Dion, are on HBO
this month. They are still as good. Olivier Newton John
and her daughter were in the audiences and were shown
on TV screen, when The Bee Gees sang "GREASE". WABC Top 100 Songs of the Year
CNN Cold War
The show that defines the time. This landmark TV
documentary series air every Sunday and Friday night
until early December. This documentary took 3 years
November 15, 1998 8pm ET/5pm PT
Episode 8: Sputnik: 1949-1961
October of 1957 Soviet launched
the first Earth artificial sattelite.
In 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin
becomes the first person to orbit the Earth.
November 22, 1998 8pm ET/5pm PT
Episode 9: The Wall; 1958-1963
Germany is divided between East and West.
West Germany admitted to NATO.
East Germans with Soviet backing,
built the wall to keep their people from fleeing to
November 29, 1998 8pm ET/5pm PT
Episode 10: Cuba; 1959-1962
Fidel Castro allowed Russian to place missles on
their land. US discovered the sites...
The CNN coldwar experience
and culture web site.
Great web sites for music and movie lovers:
During its years as a Top 40 Music radio station,
WABC compiled year end surveys of the ranking of the
songs that were played during that year, usually
referred to as "the top 100 of the year" from
1964 to 1982.
International Lyrics Search
Search for lyrics by song name or titles
Do You know Her?
By Sarah - Sarah792@AOL.COM
Del Shannon is going to the Rock 'N' Roll Hall of Fame.
He will be officially Inducted March 15, 1999.
Paul McCartney, The Boss Springsteen and Billy Joel
Curtis Mayfield, Rhythm and blues singer
Dusty Springfield - singer
The Staple Singers - gospel singers
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys and Charles Brown
George Martin - music producer with The Beatles.
Will also be inducted March 15,1999 at the
Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York,
The New York-based foundation announced.
SECTION FIVE: BOOMER Facts and Data
Q: What is Chubby Checker's real name?
US BIRTHRATE - BABY BOOMING YEARS;
US National Population Average Annual
Date Population Change Percent Change
July 1, 1969 202,676,946 1,970,894 0.98
July 1, 1968 200,706,052 1,993,996 1.00
July 1, 1967 198,712,056 2,151,718 1.09
July 1, 1966 196,560,338 2,257,375 1.16
July 1, 1965 194,302,963 2,414,172 1.25
July 1, 1964 191,888,791 2,646,993 1.39
July 1, 1963 189,241,798 2,704,061 1.44
July 1, 1962 186,537,737 2,846,256 1.54
July 1, 1961 183,691,481 3,020,323 1.66
July 1, 1960 180,671,158 2,841,530 1.59
July 1, 1959 177,829,628 2,947,724 1.67
July 1, 1958 174,881,904 2,897,774 1.67
July 1, 1957 171,984,130 3,081,099 1.81
July 1, 1956 168,903,031 2,971,829 1.78
July 1, 1955 165,931,202 2,905,348 1.77
July 1, 1954 163,025,854 2,841,662 1.76
July 1, 1953 160,184,192 2,631,452 1.66
July 1, 1952 157,552,740 2,674,851 1.71
July 1, 1951 154,877,889 2,606,472 1.70
July 1, 1950 152,271,417 3,083,287 2.05
July 1, 1949 149,188,130 2,556,828 1.73
July 1, 1948 146,631,302 2,505,231 1.72
July 1, 1947 144,126,071 2,737,505 1.92
July 1, 1946 141,388,566 1,460,401 1.04
July 1, 1945 139,928,165 1,530,820 1.10
July 1, 1944 138,397,345 1,657,992 1.21
July 1, 1943 136,739,353 1,879,800 1.38
July 1, 1942 134,859,553 1,457,082 1.09
July 1, 1941 133,402,471 1,280,025 0.96
National population data for the years 1940 to 1979 cover the resident
population plus Armed Forces overseas. National population data for
all other years cover only the resident population.
Current Population Reports, Series P-25, Nos. 311, 917, 1095, and
Population Paper Listing PPL-91.
SECTION FOUR BOOMERS FUN
See our new feature: This Month in History
STAMPVOTE FOR The 70's is completed and voting for
the 80's stamps will be up for your vote in February at:
* It is that time of the year, to give Thanks and
to remember the less-fortunate from recent hurricane
"MITCH" and others man-made and natural catatrophies
around the world.
* Congratulations to NASA and Discovery-7 Team for the
most wonderful and successful journey.
John Glen's return to the space and 3.6 million miles
trip defines the new meaning of "AGING". He is an
American hero that inspires all people across
generations around the world.
Boomers International Web Site opened up another venue for
our boomer friends to meet, exchange ideas, chat with each
other and exchange messages. We have been busy and are having
fun meeting many new boomer friends.
To check out and see how we are doing, go to:
You need to obtain a YAHOO id to log into our members club's
chat room, message posting and to check the calendar.
Send us email for instruction on how to obtain a USER ID
and Password at Yahoo which is FREE. You can also download
Yahoo pager to keep track of friends coming online.
SECTION SIX: BOOMERS OF THE MONTH
Anthony Edey - London, England.
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