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Friday 9 September 1966

1966-09-09

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to You Can't Hurry Love by The Supremes. In UK All Or Nothing by The Small Faces was in the top 5 hits. The Appaloosa, directed by Sidney J. Furie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966 while Valley Of The Dolls by Jacqueline Susann 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 Appaloosa

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer, John Saxon

Country: United States

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Alfie

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin

Country: United States

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Fantastic Voyage

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Raquel Welch, Edmond O'Brien

Country: United States

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This Property Is Condemned

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Charles Bronson

Country: United States

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Batman

Directed by: Leslie H. Martinson

Starring: Adam West, Burt Ward, Lee Meriwether

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

T.H.E. Cat

Written by: Harry Julian Fink

Starring: Robert Loggia, Robert Carricart, R.G. Armstrong

Country: United States

The Jean Arthur Show

Starring: Jean Arthur, Ron Harper

Country: United States

Hey, Landlord

Written by: Jerry Belson, Garry Marshall

Starring: Will Hutchins, Sandy Baron

Country: United States

Cool McCool

Written by: Al Brodax, Bob Kane

Starring: Chuck McCann, Bob McFadden, Carol Corbett

Country: United States

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The Milton Berle Show

Starring: Donna Loren, Martha Raye, Steve Allen, Jayne Meadows

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 September 1966 ?

Holidays:
  • North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
  • Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
  • California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
  • Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
  • Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Alison Sydor: Edmonton, Alberta -- X-ctry cyclist (1996 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
  • David Bennent: Lausanne, Switzerland -- Actor (Tin Drum, Legend).
  • Adam Sandler: American actor and comedian.
  • Georg Hackl: German luger and coach.
  • Kevin Hatcher: Detroit, Michigan -- NHL defenseman (Team USA, Dallas, Pittsburgh).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • John Lennon meets Yoko Ono at an avante-garde art exposition
  • The National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act is signed into law by U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson.
  • NATO decides to move SHAPE headquarters to Belgium.
  • ''Gemini 11'' (Richard Gordon, Pete Conrad) docks with an Agena target vehicle.
  • Balthazar Johannes Vorster becomes the new South African Prime Minister.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1966?

  • Life: Psychedelic artist LSD art
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Lin Piao -- Sep. 9, 1966
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7989

Books

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

Those Who Love

By: Irving Stone

Those Who Love is a biographical novel of John Adams, as told from the perspective of his wife, Abigail Adams.

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Up The Down Staircase

By: Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United ...

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Airs Above The Ground

By: Mary Stewart

Vanessa March never thought to look for her missing husband in Vienna -- until she saw him in a newsreelshot there at the scene of a deadly fire.

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The Lockwood Concern

By: John O'Hara

THE LOCKWOOD CONCERN by O'hara, John

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cyborg 009

Platform: Mega CD

Genre: Science fiction, Action, Adventure

Publisher: Telenet Japan

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