The US ended their involvement in the Vietnam War in 1973 and by 1975 the war had ended. The Baby Boom also ended around this same time; families previous had consisted of mom, dad and Five children were now at a conservative 2.8 children per family.
It was a great time to be a kid, we had colored TVs and Shows like The Sha Na Nas, a music show, and Happy Days, a quirky fun sitcom with my hunky Fonz as the main character.
We had the latest and greatest music technology in our homes: 45s & 8 track tapes, and we had the Beetles.
Feminism was peaking and it was common for girls to dress in pants if you were lucky
Since I was a small child during the 70s my memories are viewed through Rose Colored Glasses but I do believe we had a great time.