Sunday 9 August 1964
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles.
In UK Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits.
A Hard Day's Night, directed by Richard Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Spy Who Came In From The Cold by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1964 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Alondra : World Music Singer.
- Hoda Kotb: American television news anchor.
- Yuri Khmylev: Moscow, Russia -- NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres).
- Brett Hull: Canadian-American ice hockey player and manager.
- 1st Rolling Stones concert in the Netherlands
- Bunning continues pitching perfectly to New York Mets until 2 outs in 5th, when Joe Christopher beats out a bunt. He totals 15 innings
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beach Boys - I Get Around
- The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
- The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night
- The 4 Seasons - Rag Doll
- Dean Martin - Everybody Loves Somebody
- Jan & Dean - The Little Old Lady (From Pasadena)
- The Drifters - Under The Boardwalk
- Dusty Springfield - Wishin' And Hopin'
- Roger Miller - Dang Me
- The Jelly Beans - I Wanna Love Him So Bad
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