Monday 5 November 1962
It was Monday, 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 He's A Rebel by The Crystals.
In UK Lovesick Blues by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Mutiny on the Bounty, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while A Shade Of Difference by Allen Drury 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 November 1962 ?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
- St. Magnus
- St. Galation
- St. Fibitius
- St. Felix and Eusebius
- St. Elizabeth
- St. Dominator
- Ancient Latvia - the festival Katrina
- United Kingdom and New Zealand - Guy Fawkes night (also called Bonfire night; or Fireworks night): Failure of the Gunpowder Plot to blow up Parliament in 1605 is celebrated with bonfires and fireworks.
- St. Domninus
- Turid Birkeland: Norwegian businesswoman and politician Norwegian Minister of Culture (d. 2015).
- Abedi Pele: Ghanaian footballer and manager.
- Marcus Ranum: American computer scientist and author.
- Marcus J Ranum: American computer software designer.
- Brian Wheat: Rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- The Crystals - He's A Rebel
- Bobby (Boris) Pickett - Monster Mash
- Elvis Presley - Return To Sender
- Gene Pitney - Only Love Can Break A Heart
- The Contours - Do You Love Me
- Brenda Lee - All Alone Am I
- Neil Sedaka - Next Door To An Angel
- Johnny Mathis - Gina
- Chubby Checker - Popeye The Hitchhiker
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