The 1960's are very rich in fashion, songs, politics,astronomy. Here is a short résumé. Mary Quant is a British model and seamstress. She is the first to create and wear mini skirts.The Twist and the Madison were very popular dancings in 1960. The most famous singers in 1960 were The Beatle, a rock band from Liverpool. Johnny Halliday is a rock singer and a composer from France. Charles De Gaulle is a French. general, writer and politician. From London he launched The Appeal of 18th June to French people, to resiste and join the Free French Forces. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, aka Jack Kennedy, was the 35th President of the United States. Due to his energy, charisma and style, but also by his assassination in 1963, John F. Kennedy remains one of the most popular characters of the twentieth century. Sputnik is a family of satellites launched by the USSR. Sputnik 1 was the first craft to orbit the Earth and marks the beginning of the space age =. Sputnik 1 was the first artificial satellite of the Earth.