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Tuesday 5 March 1963

1963-03-05

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Walk Like A Man by The 4 Seasons. In UK Diamonds by Jet Harris & Tony Meehan was in the top 5 hits. The Trial, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Trial

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Anthony Perkins, Jeanne Moreau, Romy Schneider

Country: United States

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How the West Was Won

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: James Stewart, John Wayne, Gregory Peck

Country: United States

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The Raven

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff

Country: United States

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Sodom and Gomorrah

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Stewart Granger, Stanley Baker, Pier Angeli

Country: United States

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From Morn to Midnight

Directed by: Karl Heinz Martin

Starring: Ernst Deutsch, Erna Morena, Roma Bahn

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Dakotas

Starring: Larry Ward, Jack Elam, Chad Everett, Michael Greene

Country: United States

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Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom

Written by: Don Meier

Starring: Marlin Perkins

Country: United States

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FOX 8 News

Starring: Cindy Farmer, Brad Jones

Country: United States

The Lawbreakers

Starring: Lee Marvin

Country: United States

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Battleline

Starring: Jim Bishop

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 March 1963 ?

Holidays:
  • St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
  • Saint Theophile (d. 195)
  • Saint Olivia (d. 308)
  • Saint Gerarda
  • Learn from Lei Feng Day in China.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Cyril Smith: Actor (Adventures of Sir Lancelot), dies at 70.
  • Cowboy Copas: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1963).
  • Patsy Cline: American country-western singer, who helped to pave the way for other female singers to become an integral part of the formerly male-dominated country music industry.
  • Hawkshaw Hawkins: Huntington, West Virginia -- Country singer (Ozark Jubilee).
Facts:
  • Beatles record From Me to You andThank You Girl
  • In Camden, Tennessee, country music superstar Patsy Cline (Virginia Patterson Hensley) is killed in a plane crash along with fellow performers Hawkshaw Hawkins, Cowboy Copas and Cline's manager and pilot Randy Hughes, while returning from a benefit performance in Kansas City, Kansas for country radio disc jockey quotCactusquot Jack Call.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1963?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7809
  • Life: Snakes
  • Time: President of Local No. 6 (Big Six) of the International Typographical Union

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Shoes of the Fisherman

By: Morris L. West

A pope has died, and the corridors of the Vatican hum with intrigue as cardinals from all over the world gather to choose his successor. Suddenly, the election is concluded with a surprise result.

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The Group

By: Mary McCarth

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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction

By: J.D. Salinger

The author writes: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker ? RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS in 1955, SEYMOUR ? An Introduction in 1959.

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Caravans

By: James A. Michener

First published in 1963, James A. Michener’s gripping chronicle of the social and political landscape of Afghanistan is more relevant now than ever. Combining fact with riveting adventure and intrigue, Michener follows a military man tasked, in the years after ...

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