Friday 4 February 1966
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Love by Petula Clark.
In UK Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Agatha Christie's 'Ten Little Indians', directed by George Pollock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 4 February 1966 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
- Kyoko Koizumi: Japanese actress and singer.
- Tony Butterfield: Australian rugby league player.
- Viatcheslav Ekimov: Russian cyclist.
- Kyōko Koizumi: Japanese actress and singer.
- Marissa Laakso in Boston: Massachusetts, USA; Miss Massachusetts-America (1990).
- Barry Klein in Grand Rapids: Michigan, USA; rower (Olympics-1996).
- Gilbert H Grosvenor: president of National Geographic Society, dies at age 90.
- All-Nippon Airways 727 crashes off Haneda Airport, Japan; kills 133.
- All Nippon Airways Flight 60 plunges into Tokyo Bay 133 are killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - We Can Work It Out
- Petula Clark - My Love
- Lou Christie - Lightnin' Strikes
- The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann
- Gary Lewis and the Playboys - She's Just My Style
- The T-Bones - No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach's In)
- The Vogues - Five O'Clock World
- Mike Douglas - The Men In My Little Girl's Life
- Ray Charles - Crying Time
- Herman's Hermits - A Must To Avoid
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 4 February 1966 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?