Lydon B. Johnson (LBJ) becomes President of the United States, following John F. Kennedy's assassination.
The Beatles debut on the Ed Sullivan Show. "British Invasion" begins.
RAGNI and RADO meet, cast together in Musical Revue HANG DOWN YOUR HEAD AND DIE.
Chicago: RAGNI and RADO appear in "The Knack," begin working on HAIR.
Creation, creation, creation, rewrites, rewrites, rewrites...
They meet Galt MacDermot who starts to write music.
Ragni meets Joseph Papp on train. Papp takes HAIR script to read.
Papp wants HAIR as first production for Public Theater.
Ragni & Rado meet Tom O'Horgan, want him to direct production - O'Horgan not immediately available. The Summer of Love.
HAIR opens at the Public Theater, directed by Gerald Freedman. The Fall of Love.
HAIR completes run at Public Theater; Michael Butler on board to produce HAIR at Cheetah Discoteque.
Ragni & Rado convince Butler to mount new production for Broadway.
O'Horgan available. Rehearsals begin.
Death of Martin Luther King.
HAIR opens on Broadway at the Biltmore Theatre.
Death of Robert F. Kennedy
Election of Richard Nixon as President.
Man walks on the Moon.