Friday 11 February 1966
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to My Love by Petula Clark.
In UK These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra was in the top 5 hits.
The Chase, directed by Arthur Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 11 February 1966 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- Justin Ryan: Scottish interior decorator and television presenter, the business and life partner of Colin McAllister.
- Dieudonné : French comedian, actor, and political activist.
- Stephen Gregory in New York City: New York, USA; actor (Chase - The Young and the Restless).
- Armen Chakmakian: American musician, a keyboard player with the group Shadowfax.
- Dieudonné M'bala: French comedian actor and activist.
- Anthony Parker NFL cornerback (Minnesota Vikings: Saint Louis Rams, Tampa Bay Buccaneers).
- Patrick Kuhnen: in West Germany; tennis star.
- Alexander Semak in Ufa: Russia; NHL center (New York Islanders).
- The Belgian government resigns.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - We Can Work It Out
- Petula Clark - My Love
- Lou Christie - Lightnin' Strikes
- The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann
- Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
- The T-Bones - No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach's In)
- The Vogues - Five O'Clock World
- The Supremes - My World Is Empty Without You
- Ray Charles - Crying Time
- The Marvelettes - Don't Mess With Bill
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 11 February 1966 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?