We were the final Freshmen to attend Johnson High School. The school
closed at the end of the 1973 school year.
Inflation continues to be a problem around the world. Concorde enters
service and cuts transatlantic flying time to 3 1/2 hours. One year
after Microsoft is formed, Apple is formed by Steve Jobs and Steve
Wozniak. Nadia Comaneci scores the first ever perfect score in Gymnastics.
In South Africa riots in Soweto, which marks the beginning of the
end of Apartheid. In music the first of the Punk Bands appear The
Damned release New Rose classified as Punk Rock Music.