Uncovering America's Heritage... Coin by Coin
1995 Special Olympics Commemorative Silver Dollar
Hi, everyone! It's me, Plinky. For June, I have a very special coin about very special Olympic games...and how they got started in June.
It was in June of 1963 that Eunice Kennedy Shriver opened a summer day camp for children and grownups "with mental retardation"—that means they don't learn as quickly or as much as most people ...