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What The World Was Like The Last Time Harper Lee Published A Book

Ah, 1960...

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5. Four black students began a wave of nonviolent protests throughout the Southern United States after they staged a sit-in at a segregated Woolworth's lunch counter in North Carolina.

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Six months later that same Woolworth served its first meal to a black customer.

8. Peter Pan was broadcast as a two-hour special for the first time.

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23. This song won Eurovision.

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30. France tested its first atomic bomb.

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36. Televised debates made their debut...

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