Monday 5 October 1964
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison.
In UK You Really Got Me by The Kinks was in the top 5 hits.
Cheyenne Autumn, directed by John Ford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss 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 October 1964 ?
- Keiji Fujiwara: Japanese voice actor.
- Philip Haigh: English historian and author.
- Warren E Miller: Maryland politician.
- Malik Saidullaev: Russian businessman.
- Korina Sanchez: Filipino journalist.
- Denean Howard: Sherman, Texas -- 4X400m relayer (1988 Olympics - Silver Medalist)
- Terry Mathews: Alexandria, Louisiana -- Pitcher (Florida Marlins)
- KIXE TV channel 9 in Redding, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
- San Francisco Fire Department Museum is dedicated
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roy Orbison - Oh, Pretty Woman
- Manfred Mann - Do Wah Diddy Diddy
- Martha & the Vandellas - Dancing In The Street
- The Newbeats - Bread And Butter
- J. Frank Wilson and the Cavaliers - Last Kiss
- Gale Garnett - We'll Sing In The Sunshine
- Ronny & The Daytonas - G.T.O.
- The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' In The Sand)
- Gene Pitney - It Hurts To Be In Love
- Chad Stuart and Jeremy Clyde - A Summer Song
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