Events & Movements Read about the most notable singular events and social movements that defined the aspirations and counterculture of the 1960s, from music festivals to protest movements. We shall be adding to the themes in this section over time, and welcome your suggestions for additional ones of importance. All Events All EventsA LetterB LetterC LetterD LetterE LetterF LetterG LetterH LetterJ LetterK LetterL LetterM LetterN LetterO LetterP LetterPop CultureR LetterS LetterScienceSocial MovementsTechnologyV LetterW LetterX Letter Jack Boucher, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons 1968 Miss America Protest Social Movements By S.Sgt. Albert R. Simpson. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center., Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons The Vietnam War Protest Movement Social Movements Photo by History in HD on Unsplash The 1969 Moon Landing and why it pushed the boundaries of possibility Science / Technology LSE Library, No restrictions, via Wikimedia Commons Stonewall Riots Social Movements Woodstock Whisperer, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons Woodstock: The Festival of the Decade Pop Culture / Social Movements Liz Murray, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons Isle of Wight Festival Pop Culture / Social Movements Back to top Upcoming newsletter Name Please enter your name. Email Please enter a valid email address. Subscribe to our newsletter Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.