Tuesday 5 April 1966
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to (You're My) Soul And Inspiration by The Righteous Brothers.
In UK Somebody Help Me by The Spencer Davis Group was in the top 5 hits.
Fantômas, directed by Andr Hunebelle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while The Double Image by Helen MacInnes 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 5 April 1966 ?
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Arbor Day in South Korea
- Qingming Festival in the Chinese calendar
- Mauritius: Ougadi.
- Saint Irena (d. 304)
- Mike McCready: American guitarist and songwriter (Pearl Jam Temple of the Dog Mad Season and The Rockfords).
- Brent Hughes in New Westminster: British Columbia, Canada; NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres).
- Scott Dill NFL tackle/guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Minnesota Vikings).
- Larry Norman: Toronto, Ontario -- Canoeist (1992, 96 Olympics - 19th Place).
- Sven Fleuron: Writer, dies at 91.
- WTVX TV channel 34 in Ft Pierce-Vero Beach, Florida (IND) 1st broadcast
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Sadler - The Ballad Of The Green Berets
- The Righteous Brothers - (You're My) Soul And Inspiration
- The Rolling Stones - 19th Nervous Breakdown
- The Lovin' Spoonful - Daydream
- Cher - Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
- Johnny Rivers - Secret Agent Man
- The Beatles - Nowhere Man
- The Mamas and The Papas - California Dreamin'
- B.J. Thomas - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
- Gary Lewis and the Playboys - Sure Gonna Miss Her
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