US 10 Cent Cufflinks


50th Birthday Gift.The cufflinks are made from the US 10 cent coins, featuring the chosen year.

The year on the coin you receive will be the specific year of the listing

These cufflinks are made from coins that were manufactured in the year 1969

Below is a list of some events from 1969

Born this year

Peter Dinklage (Actor)
Jennifer Anniston (Actress)
Ayelet Zurer  (Actress)

Inventions from 1969

Barcode Scanner

Also in 1969

Richard Nixon becomes US President
Charles "Pete" Conrad and Alan Bean of Apollo 12 land on the Moon to become the second set of American astronauts to walk on the moons surface
250,000 march on Washington in protest at the Vietnam War
Robin Knox-Johnston becomes the first person to sail around the world solo without stopping
The US institutes the draft lottery to determine draft into US Forces for Vietnam War
The very first U.S. troop withdrawals are made from Vietnam
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Established
Police raid Stonewall Inn on June 28th, a gay club located in New York City ending The Stonewall Riot.
Chappaquiddick Affair Senator Edward Kennedy driving a car plunges into a pond on July 25th  and a body of a woman passenger is later found in the car