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Saturday 9 November 1963

1963-11-09

It was Saturday, 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 Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer. In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. The Skydivers, directed by Coleman Francis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while The Living Reed by Pearl S. Buck was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Skydivers

Directed by: Coleman Francis

Starring: Kevin Casey, Eric Tomlin, Anthony Cardoza

Country: United States

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McLintock!

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Patrick Wayne

Country: United States

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It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Ethel Merman

Country: United States

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Tom Jones

Directed by: Tony Richardson

Starring: Albert Finney, Susannah York, George Devine

Country: United States

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Lilies of the Field

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Lisa Mann

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Hollywood and the Stars

Starring: Joseph Cotten

Country: United States

The Judy Garland Show

Starring: Judy Garland

Country: United States

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Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales

Starring: Kenny Delmar, Don Adams, Bradley Bolke, Larry Storch

Country: United States

The Great Adventure

Starring: Van Heflin, Russell Johnson

Country: United States

Mr. Novak

Written by: E. Jack Neuman, Boris Sagal

Starring: James Franciscus, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 November 1963 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
  • Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
  • Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
  • Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
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Facts:
  • Tovarich closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 264 performances
  • 2 high-speed commuter trains collided with a derailed freight
  • 450 die in a coal-dust explosion and 160 die in train crash (Japan)
  • At Miike coal mine, Miike, Japan, an explosion kills 458, and hospitalises 839 with carbon monoxide poisoning. Also, in Japan, a three-train disaster occurs in Yokohama, kills more than 160 people.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1963?

  • Life: Bobby Baker scandal
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lt. General Van Minh -- Nov. 8, 1963
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7844

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Shoes of the Fisherman

By: Morris L. West

A pope has died, and the corridors of the Vatican hum with intrigue as cardinals from all over the world gather to choose his successor. Suddenly, the election is concluded with a surprise result.

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The Group

By: Mary McCarth

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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction

By: J.D. Salinger

The author writes: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker ? RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS in 1955, SEYMOUR ? An Introduction in 1959.

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Caravans

By: James A. Michener

First published in 1963, James A. Michener’s gripping chronicle of the social and political landscape of Afghanistan is more relevant now than ever. Combining fact with riveting adventure and intrigue, Michener follows a military man tasked, in the years after ...

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