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31 October 1960
William Murray Refuses to Pray at School, Launching Madalyn Murray O'Hair's Famous Legal Case

William Murray Refuses to Pray at School, Launching Madalyn Murray O'Hair's Famous Legal Case

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8 December 1960
Madalyn Murray files Suit Against Baltimore Public Schools for Sponsoring Religious Exercises

Madalyn Murray files Suit Against Baltimore Public Schools for Sponsoring Religious Exercises

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2 March 1961
Court Hears Lawsuit From Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Will Reject

Court Hears Lawsuit From Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Will Reject

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24 April 1961
Torcaso v. Watkins: Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Tests for Public Office

Torcaso v. Watkins: Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Tests for Public Office

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27 April 1961
Judge Dismisses Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Lawsuit Against Bible Reading in Public Schools

Judge Dismisses Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Lawsuit Against Bible Reading in Public Schools

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9 January 1962
Murray v. Curlett Argued: Bible Reading and Prayer in School

Murray v. Curlett Argued: Bible Reading and Prayer in School

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6 April 1962
Maryland Court Rules Against Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Lawsuit to End Bible Reading in Public School

Maryland Court Rules Against Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Lawsuit to End Bible Reading in Public School

15 May 1962
Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Appeals to Supreme Court Over Bible Reading in Schools

Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Appeals to Supreme Court Over Bible Reading in Schools

1 July 1962
The American Atheist Magazine is Started by Madalyn Murray O'Hair

The American Atheist Magazine is Started by Madalyn Murray O'Hair

23 September 1962
Cairo Newspaper Editor Criticizes Russian Cosmonauts for not Thanking God

Cairo Newspaper Editor Criticizes Russian Cosmonauts for not Thanking God

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0 May 1963
Magazine Publisher Ralph Ginzburg Indicted for Distributing Obscene Literature

Magazine Publisher Ralph Ginzburg Indicted for Distributing Obscene Literature

17 June 1963
Abbington v. Schempp: Court Strikes Down Lord's Prayer in Public Schools

Abbington v. Schempp: Court Strikes Down Lord's Prayer in Public Schools

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10 July 1963
N.Y. Supreme Court Rules Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller is Flagrantly Obscene

N.Y. Supreme Court Rules Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller is Flagrantly Obscene

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26 May 1964
William Murray's Father-in-Law Files Underage Sex Charges Against Him

William Murray's Father-in-Law Files Underage Sex Charges Against Him

19 June 1964
Life Magazine Dubs Madalyn Murray O'Hair as Most Hated Woman in America

Life Magazine Dubs Madalyn Murray O'Hair as Most Hated Woman in America

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14 September 1964
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Files Suit Challenging 'Under God' in Pledge of Allegiance

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Files Suit Challenging 'Under God' in Pledge of Allegiance

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17 September 1964
Canada's Justice Minister Says Being Atheist Shouldn't Be Barrier to Citizenship

Canada's Justice Minister Says Being Atheist Shouldn't Be Barrier to Citizenship

13 November 1964
N.J. Grand Jury Decides Complaint About Flying 'One Nation Under God' Flags has Merit

N.J. Grand Jury Decides Complaint About Flying 'One Nation Under God' Flags has Merit

13 February 1965
Rolf Hochhuth's Play 'The Deputy' Banned in Private Theater in Rome

Rolf Hochhuth's Play 'The Deputy' Banned in Private Theater in Rome

16 February 1965
Birth of Madalyn Murray O'Hair's Only Grandchild

Birth of Madalyn Murray O'Hair's Only Grandchild

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23 July 1965
Dutch Couple Refused Canadian Citizenship Because They Refuse to Swear So Help Me God

Dutch Couple Refused Canadian Citizenship Because They Refuse to Swear So Help Me God

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6 October 1965
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Seeks Asylum in Texas from State of Maryland

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Seeks Asylum in Texas from State of Maryland

18 October 1965

Madalyn Murray Marries Richard O'Hair, Becomes Madalyn Murray-O'Hair

22 October 1965
Maryland Judge Shirley Jones Dismisses Indictment Against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair

Maryland Judge Shirley Jones Dismisses Indictment Against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair

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15 November 1965
Supreme Court Decides People Have Right to Refuse Registering as Communist Party Members

Supreme Court Decides People Have Right to Refuse Registering as Communist Party Members

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8 February 1966
Vatican Abolishes Office Charged With Censoring Books

Vatican Abolishes Office Charged With Censoring Books

4 March 1966
John Lennon Declares Beatles More Popular Than Jesus

John Lennon Declares Beatles More Popular Than Jesus

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14 June 1966
Index of Prohibited Books Abolished by Pope Paul VI

Index of Prohibited Books Abolished by Pope Paul VI

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12 June 1967
Loving v. Virginia: Supreme Court Strikes Down Virginia Law Banning Interracial Marriages

Loving v. Virginia: Supreme Court Strikes Down Virginia Law Banning Interracial Marriages

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6 November 1967
Madalyn Murray O'Hair Makes Her First T.V. Appearance on Phil Donahue's First Show

Madalyn Murray O'Hair Makes Her First T.V. Appearance on Phil Donahue's First Show

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13 December 1967
Ella Nomland Wins Right to Become U.S. Citizen Even Though She's an Atheist

Ella Nomland Wins Right to Become U.S. Citizen Even Though She's an Atheist

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21 December 1967
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Protests Lighted Cross on Austin, Texas Federal Building

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Protests Lighted Cross on Austin, Texas Federal Building

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3 June 1968
Madalyn Murray O'Hair Broadcasts First Episode of Atheist Point of View on Texas Radio Station

Madalyn Murray O'Hair Broadcasts First Episode of Atheist Point of View on Texas Radio Station

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6 January 1969

Governor George Romney Blames Secular Education in Public Schools for Crime

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21 May 1969

Coit v. Green: Black Families Sue to Revoke Tax Exemptions of Private Schools

6 August 1969
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Sues NASA to Stop Astronauts Practicing Religion in Space

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Sues NASA to Stop Astronauts Practicing Religion in Space

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23 September 1969
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Files Brief Supporting Elimination of Church Tax Exemptions

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Files Brief Supporting Elimination of Church Tax Exemptions

29 October 1969
Alexander v. Holmes: U.S. Supreme Court Orders Immediate End to Racial Segregation in Public Schools

Alexander v. Holmes: U.S. Supreme Court Orders Immediate End to Racial Segregation in Public Schools

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20 January 1970
Welsh v. United States: Supreme Court Rules on Secular Conscientious Objector Status

Welsh v. United States: Supreme Court Rules on Secular Conscientious Objector Status

24 January 1970

Israeli Supreme Court Rules that Being Jewish and Israeli Don't Require Being Religious

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25 January 1970
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Announces the Formation of Poor Richard's Universal Life Church

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Announces the Formation of Poor Richard's Universal Life Church

15 June 1970
Welsh v. U.S.: Man Can be Conscientious Objector for Secular, non-Religious Reasons

Welsh v. U.S.: Man Can be Conscientious Objector for Secular, non-Religious Reasons

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16 September 1970
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Says There isn't Even Little Bit of Good in Religion

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Says There isn't Even Little Bit of Good in Religion

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22 September 1970
Court Rules Against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair's Lawsuit to Remove 'So Help Me God'

Court Rules Against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair's Lawsuit to Remove 'So Help Me God'

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21 October 1970
Death of John T. Scopes, Famous Defendant in Scopes Monkey Trial

Death of John T. Scopes, Famous Defendant in Scopes Monkey Trial

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6 November 1970
John and Cynthia Burke Ordered by Court to Give Up Adopted Daughter Because They're Atheists

John and Cynthia Burke Ordered by Court to Give Up Adopted Daughter Because They're Atheists

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3 December 1970
Atheist Parents Will Appeal Order They Surrender Adopted Daughter Over their Atheism

Atheist Parents Will Appeal Order They Surrender Adopted Daughter Over their Atheism

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17 May 1971

Washington State Bans Sex Discrimination in Employment

30 June 1971
Coit v. Green: Private Religious Schools that Exclude Blacks Will Lose Tax Exemptions

Coit v. Green: Private Religious Schools that Exclude Blacks Will Lose Tax Exemptions

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9 September 1971
Atheists Try to Block Placing Huge Statue of Jesus Christ in Corpus Christi Bay

Atheists Try to Block Placing Huge Statue of Jesus Christ in Corpus Christi Bay

 
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