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Wednesday 1 December 1965

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season) by The Byrds. In UK Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits. That Darn Cat!, directed by Robert Stevenson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dileme.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1965 or at December 01 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

That Darn Cat!

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Hayley Mills, Dean Jones, Dorothy Provine

Country: United States

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Harum Scarum

Directed by: Gene Nelson

Starring: Elvis Presley, Mary Ann Mobley, Fran Jeffries

Country: United States

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Juliet of the Spirits

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Giulietta Masina, Sandra Milo, Mario Pisu

Country: United States

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Alphaville

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Eddie Constantine, Anna Karina, Akim Tamiroff

Country: United States

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The Cincinnati Kid

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Steve McQueen, Ann-Margret, Edward G. Robinson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Knock on Any Door

Written by: Ted Willis

Starring: Ted Willis, David Collings, Ewan Hooper, Helen Fraser

Country: United Kingdom

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Starring: John Ronane, Ann Bell, Glynn Edwards, Joan Miller

Country: United Kingdom

Morning Star

Written by: Ted Corday

Starring: William Arvin

Country: United States

Get Smart

Written by: Mel Brooks, Buck Henry

Starring: Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt, Robert Karvelas

Country: United States

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The Trials of O'Brien

Written by: Gene Wang

Starring: Peter Falk

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 December 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Iceland
  • Ancient Latvia - Barbes Diena observed
  • Feast day of St Eligius
  • Romania - Union Day (the national holiday)
  • Angola's Pioneers' Day
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • South Africa government says children of white fathers are white.
  • Airlift of refugees from Cuba to US begins.
  • The Border Security Force is formed in India as a special force to guard the borders.
  • The first British aid flight arrives in Lusaka Zambia had asked for British help against Rhodesia.
  • The Beatles release ''Rubber Soul''.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a ...

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

When Lucy comes to Corfu to visit her sister, she is elated to discover that the castello above their villa is being rented to Sir Julian Gale, one of the brightest lights in England's theatrical world.

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The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

New York published Fiction

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Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964. First Edition with all first state points, those being - on Jacket: James Jones blurb instead of Nelson Algren's at bottom of back panel; $ 5.00

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Videogames

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