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Saturday 2 January 1965

1965-01-02

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Feel Fine by The Beatles. Time to Love, directed by Metin Erksan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Time to Love

Directed by: Metin Erksan

Starring: Msfik Kenter, Sema zcan, Sleyman Tekcan

Country: United States

Sex and the Single Girl

Directed by: Richard Quine

Starring: Lauren Bacall, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood

Country: United States

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Kiss Me, Stupid

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston

Country: United States

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Goldfinger

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Starring: Sean Connery, Gert Frbe, Honor Blackman

Country: United States

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Marriage Italian Style

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Puglisi

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Not Only... But Also

Starring: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Country: United Kingdom

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Winchell-Mahoney Time

Starring: Paul Winchell

Country: United States

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Man Alive

Starring: Jack Pizzey, John Pitman

Country: United Kingdom

Rainbow Quest

Starring: Pete Seeger

Country: United States

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Gypsy

Starring: Gypsy Rose Lee, Iris Adrian

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 January 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
  • Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Diane Lane in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Streets of Fire, Lady Beware, Lonesome Dove).
  • Greg Swindell: American pro baseball player, a right-hitting/left-throwing pitcher who played for the Cleveland Indians (1986–1991), Cincinnati Reds (1992), Houston Astros (1993–1996), Cleveland Indians (1996), Minnesota Twins (1997–1998), Boston Red Sox (1998), and the Arizona Diamondbacks (1999–2002), with whom he won a World Series championship in 2001.
  • Russ Courtnall in Duncan: British Columbia, Canada; NHL right wing (Vancouver Canucks).
  • Greg Swindell in Fort Worth: Texas, USA; pitcher (Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Martin Luther King Jr begins a drive to register black voters in the USA.
  • New York Jets sign quarterback Joe Namath.
  • Obverse design of all Canadian coins is changed to depict the Queen with a slightly more mature look.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1965?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lyndon B. Johnson, Man of the Year -- Jan. 1, 1965
  • Esquire
  • Playboy

Books

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

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

A fledgling actress vacationing in Corfu witnesses the murder of one of England's theater luminaries and becomes embroiled in a dangerous offstage drama. (Romance).

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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

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