Saturday 4 December 1965
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rob Smits and Alex de la Iglesia.
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.
A Patch of Blue, directed by Guy Green, 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 Les saintes chéries.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1965 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Rob Smits: Pop drummer (Kong / Phlegm).
- Alex de la Iglesia: Spanish film director.
- Álex de la Iglesia: Spanish director producer and screenwriter.
- Shaun Hollamby: English race car driver and businessman.
- Roar of the Greasepaint closes at Shubert NYC after 232 performances
- 2 passenger planes collide above Danbury, Conn, 4 die
- Gemini 7 (Borman & Lovell) launched
- Two passenger planes collide above Danbury, Connecticut, USA; four die.
- Gemini 7 is launched with two astronauts (Borman and Lovell).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
- The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony
- Len Barry - 1-2-3
- The 4 Seasons - Let's Hang On
- James Brown - I Got You (I Feel Good)
- Fontella Bass - Rescue Me
- Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass - Taste Of Honey
- Marvin Gaye - Ain't That Peculiar
- The Shangri-Las - I Can Never Go Home Anymore
- The Dave Clark Five - Over And Over
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