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1961 is a year in the 20th century. It is the second year in the decade of the 1960s.

Known Events[]

  • The Marvelettes’ “Please, Mr. Postman” hits No. 1 on the pop charts.[1]
  • Barbie's boyfriend Ken becomes available for sale.[2]
  • First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy popularizes the pillbox hat.[3][4]
  • The Berlin Wall is erected.[5]
  • The first Six Flags theme park opens in Texas.[6]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Season 2, Episode 9, Sir Vile taunts the Time Pilots about the first Six Flags over Texas theme park, which opened in 1961. The Time Pilots quickly figure out that that was the same year Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space.