Saturday 5 January 1963
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Telstar by The Tornadoes.
Days of Wine and Roses, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 January 1963 ?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Rocky Kelly: British professional welterweight boxer.
- Bertrand Dutruel: French racehorse trainer and jockey.
- Philippe Bercovici: French graphic artist, a comics artist of Franco-Belgian comics.
- Rick Ambrose: singer (Jewel).
- Pete Watson: British self-taught astrologer since having his chart read in 1982.
- Jeff Fassero in Springfield: Illinois, USA; pitcher (Montreal Expos).
- Jeff Fassero: American baseball player and coach
- Rogers Hornsby: American baseball player coach and manager (d. 1963).
- Camelot closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 873 performances
- Carnival! closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 719 performances
- San Diego Chargers beat Boston Patriots 51-10 in AFL championship game.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1963 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Steve Lawrence - Go Away Little Girl
- Brook Benton - Hotel Happiness
- The Exciters - Tell Him
- Lou Monte - Pepino The Italian Mouse
- Bob B. Soxx And The Blue Jeans - Zip-A-Dee Doo-Dah
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- The Tornadoes - Telstar
- Elvis Presley - Return To Sender
- Chubby Checker - Limbo Rock
- Marcie Blane - Bobby's Girl
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