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..
Which were the most popular movies released in December 1965 ?
- The Slender Thread
directed by Sydney Pollack
starring: Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas
- Doctor Zhivago
directed by David Lean
starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin
directed by Terence Young
starring: Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Adolfo Celi
- The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
directed by Martin Ritt
starring: Richard Burton, Oskar Werner, Claire Bloom
- Battle of the Bulge
directed by Ken Annakin
starring: Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan
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Which were the important events of Thursday, 02 December 1965 ?
Famous People born
Karrie Mitchell in Arvada
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
: Colorado, USA; Miss Colorado-America (1991-top 10).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1965 ?
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1965 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
by Louise Hall Tharp
A biography of Isabella Stewart Gardner of Boston in the 19th century. An American charmer and art collector, Isabella Stewart Gardner and her husband Jack kept company with the leading men [...]
Up The Down Staircase
by Bel Kaufman
Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as [...]
Those Who Love
by Irving Stone
Those Who Love is a biographical novel of John Adams, as told from the perspective of his wife, Abigail Adams. [...]
Tell the world why Thursday, 2 December 1965 is such a special date for you!