Saturday 4 November 1961
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of November people in US were listening to Runaround Sue by Dion.
In UK Walking Back To Happiness by Helen Shapiro was in the top 5 hits.
Flower Drum Song, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961
while Franny And Zooey by J.D. Salinger was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 November 1961 ?
- Carlos Espinosa: Mexico -- Canadian Tour golfer (1995 Philippine Open).
- Steven Sherer: Steven Sherer was sentenced to 60 years in prison for killing his wife Sami, though her body was never found.
- Ralph Macchio: American actor.
- Daron Hagen: American pianist composer and conductor.
- Edward Knight: American composer and academic.
- Jeff Probst: American television host and producer
- Steve Rotheram: English politician Lord Mayor of Liverpool
- Nigel Worthington: Northern Irish footballer and manager
- Les Sampou: American musician
- Karamanlis becomes Premier of Greece
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