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Thursday 2 December 1965

1965-12-02

It was Thursday, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

That Darn Cat!

That Darn Cat!

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Starring: Hayley Mills, Dean Jones, Dorothy Provine

Country: United States

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Harum Scarum

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

Juliet of the Spirits

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Giulietta Masina, Sandra Milo, Mario Pisu

Country: United States

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Alphaville

Alphaville

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Eddie Constantine, Anna Karina, Akim Tamiroff

Country: United States

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The Cincinnati Kid

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

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

For Whom the Bell Tolls

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

Country: United Kingdom

Morning Star

Morning Star

Written by: Ted Corday

Starring: William Arvin

Country: United States

Get Smart

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

The Trials of O'Brien

Written by: Gene Wang

Starring: Peter Falk

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Laos - National Day
  • United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
  • R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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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

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

This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

When Lucy's sister Phyllida suggests that she join her for a quiet holiday on the island of Corfu, Lucy is overjoyed. Her work as an actress has temporarily come to a halt.

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The Horse Knows The Way by John O'Hara

The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

Twenty-eight stories mostly set in Pennsylvania, but some of them with backgrounds of the movies and show business.

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Candy by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy

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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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