I remember when Bryan Adams' hit song, The Summer of 69 first hit the airwaves back in 1985. It was a catchy song and Adams distinctive voice made the song an instant summertime anthem.
1969 was not only the last year in a decade that changed the world, but it was a year full of triumphs and tragedies. The iconic Boeing 747 "jumbo" jet and the Concorde made their first inaugural flights. Apollo 11 took the first men to the moon. The Beatles performed their last public appearance on the rooftop of Apple Records in London. Elvis recorded his comeback sessions. The first artificial heart was transplanted. The Woodstock Festival, now simply known as "Woodstock" takes place on a farm in upstate New York. Scooby-Doo, Sesame Street and The Brady Bunch all aired for the first time on TV. The fast