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Wednesday 2 June 1965

1965-06-02

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Help Me, Rhonda by The Beach Boys. In UK Long Live Love by Sandie Shaw was in the top 5 hits. Shenandoah, directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, 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.
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Movies

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

Shenandoah

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: James Stewart, Doug McClure, Glenn Corbett

Country: United States

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Mirage

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Gregory Peck, Diane Baker, Walter Matthau

Country: United States

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The Pawnbroker

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters

Country: United States

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Girl Happy

Directed by: Boris Sagal

Starring: Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Harold J. Stone

Country: United States

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In Harm's Way

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Vision On

Starring: Tony Hart, Pat Keysell, Ben Benison, Wilf Lunn

Country: United Kingdom

A Tale of Two Cities

Starring: Patrick Troughton, Nicholas Pennell, Kika Markham, Leslie French

Country: United Kingdom

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Secret Agent

Starring: Patrick McGoohan

Country: United Kingdom

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The American Sportsman

Starring: Curt Gowdy, Jack Hemingway, Cheryl Tiegs, William Conrad

Country: United States

Public Eye

Written by: Anthony Marriott, Roger Marshall

Starring: Alfred Burke

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 June 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jim Knipfel: American writer and columnist, aka "Slackjaw".
  • Steve Waugh: Australian cricketer and fraternal twin of cricketer Mark Waugh.
  • Mark Waugh: Australian cricketer, who represented Australia in Test matches from early 1991 to late 2002, and made his One-Day International debut in 1988.
  • Russ Courtnall: Canadian ice hockey player.
  • Sean Stewart: American-Canadian author.
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Facts:
  • 2nd of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (Ganges R India)

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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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