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THE NHS STORYDecade Quiz

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'1959'

  • Number of TV owners rises from 19 to 24,5 million

  • Buddy Holly killed in air crash

  • Dalai Lama flees Tibet

  • Two monkeys become first animals in space to return alive

  • Bank of spare parts from accident victims for kidney and liver transplants planned

  • British Motor Corporation launches the Mini, costing 500

  • Sightseers picnic on approach roads to new M1

  • Duty free shops open at Scottish airports - London to follow soon



 
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