Wednesday 7 October 1964
It was Wednesday, 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.
Send Me No Flowers, directed by Norman Jewison, 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 7 October 1964 ?
- Yavuz Bingöl: Turkish singer and actor.
- Sam Brown: English singer / songwriter (Stop!).
- Dan Savage: American sex-columnist and author.
- Paul Stewart: Actor (Opening Night, In Cold Blood, Window).
- Rich Delucia: Reading, Pennsylvania -- Pitcher (SF Giants).
- Stuart Hendley: Houston, Texas -- Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Manitoba Open)
- Eugen Varga: Hungarian / Russian economist / politician, dies at 84.
- New York Yankees make 14th appearance in last 16 and 29th in 61st World Series.
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
- The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' In The Sand)
- Gale Garnett - We'll Sing In The Sunshine
- Gene Pitney - It Hurts To Be In Love
- Ronny & The Daytonas - G.T.O.
- J. Frank Wilson and the Cavaliers - Last Kiss
- Chad Stuart and Jeremy Clyde - A Summer Song
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