1956: Dr. Charles Alfred Kinsey, Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, dies. Fertility surgeon and specialist, Dr. William Howell Masters, also fascinated with the science surrounding human sexuality, meets future research partner, Virginia Ellis Johnson, at Washington University in Missouri. Written by
As the late '60s become the early '70s, the world and our characters are all about revolution. (season 4)
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Virginia Johnson and William Masters were accused of making alarmist claims in their 1988 book "In Crisis: Heterosexual Behavior in the Age of Aids". See more
In the 1950s, the average price of a cup of coffee was ten cents, and full meals could be purchased for around fifty cents. However, at the hospital cafeteria, actors give the cashier several dollar bills when they buy a small snack or cup of coffee and receive no change back. See more