1968: The Year That Changed America
Name 1968: The Year That Changed America
Premiere 5-26-2018
Status Ended
Rating
Network CNN
Schedule Day Monday, Sunday
Language English
Genres History
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1968: The Year That Changed America

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From Emmy Award-winning executive producers Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman and Mark Herzog comes a CNN Original Series Event, 1968: The Year That Changed America. The four-part series looks back 50 years at 1968, a year marked by seismic shifts in American politics, social movements, global relations and cultural icons who forever changed the modern-day landscape. Never-before-seen archival footage and contemporary interviews with journalists, historians, and notable figures tell the story. The docuseries maps the tumultuous events of the entire year in chronological order. Taking place against the backdrop of the Vietnam War, the civil rights struggle, tectonic changes in society and a presidential election, 1968 features larger-than-life characters like President Lyndon Johnson, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., Senator Robert F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, George Wallace, hippies and yippies, soldiers and students, bra-burners and values voters. It is a year like no other in history, retold as never before.

Season 1

S01E04 Airdate 05-28-2018

Fall

S01E03 Airdate 05-28-2018

Summer

S01E02 Airdate 05-27-2018

Spring

S01E01 Airdate 05-27-2018

Winter

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Name 1968: The Year That Changed America
Premiere 5-26-2018
Status Ended
Rating
Network CNN
Schedule Day Monday, Sunday
Language English
Genres History
# 28340