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Tuesday 11 June 1963

1963-06-11

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Sukiyaki by Kyu Sakamoto. In UK From Me To You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Terror, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters by J.D was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The Terror

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Boris Karloff, Jack Nicholson, Sandra Knight

Country: United States

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Donovan's Reef

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Lee Marvin, Elizabeth Allen

Country: United States

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Cleopatra

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison

Country: United States

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Irma la Douce

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Lou Jacobi

Country: United States

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The Nutty Professor

Directed by: Jerry Lewis

Starring: Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens, Del Moore

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Crane

Written by: Patrick Alexander, Jordan Lawrence

Starring: Patrick Allen, Sam Kydd, Gerald Flood, Laya Raki

Country: United Kingdom

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The Human Jungle

Starring: Herbert Lom, Michael Johnson, Sally Smith, Mary Yeomans

Country: United Kingdom

The Dakotas

Starring: Larry Ward, Jack Elam, Chad Everett, Michael Greene

Country: United States

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Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom

Written by: Don Meier

Starring: Marlin Perkins

Country: United States

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FOX 8 News

Starring: Cindy Farmer, Brad Jones

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 June 1963 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Gioia Bruno: Italian-American singer, a member of the world-known group "Expose.
  • Bruce Kimball: American diver and coach.
  • Sandra Schmirler: Canadian curler and sportscaster (d. 2000).
  • Michael Neukhar: American race car driver of go-karts on weekends, holidays, every chance he can get.
  • Max Stevens: Millmeran, Queensland -- Australasia golfer.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Quang Duc: Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon.
  • Thich Quang ?uc: Vietnamese Buddhist monk (Born 1897).
Facts:
  • Gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at University of Alabama
  • Greek government of Karamanlis resigns
  • JFK says segregation is morally wrong and that it is time to act
  • US President John Kennedy says segregation is morally wrong and that it is "time to act".
  • Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc burns himself with gasoline in a busy Saigon intersection to protest the lack of religious freedom in South Vietnam.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7823
  • Life: Death of Pope John XXIII
  • Time: Pope John XXIII, from Associated Press.

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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