Sunday 5 October 1969
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar, Sugar by The Archies.
In UK Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival was in the top 5 hits.
The Madwoman of Chaillot, directed by Bryan Forbes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The Love Machine by Jacqueline Susann 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 1969 ?
- Stephane Delabriere: French serial killer.
- Mathew Stevens: American career criminal, arrested for burglary and theft 7/25/1992.
- Walter Hagen: US golfer (won 5x PGA-tournament), dies at 76.
- Carol Mann wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
- Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal.
- The first episode of Monty Python's Flying Circus airs on BBC.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1969 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Archies - Sugar, Sugar
- The Rolling Stones - Honky Tonk Women
- The Temptations - I Can't Get Next To You
- Sly & the Family Stone - Hot Fun In The Summertime
- Oliver - Jean
- Creedence Clearwater Revival - Green River
- Bobby Sherman - Little Woman
- Three Dog Night - Easy To Be Hard
- Nilsson - Everybody's Talkin'
- The Dells - Oh, What A Night
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