It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Mr. Lonely by Bobby Vinton.
In UK Baby Love by The Supremes was in the top 5 hits.
Father Goose, directed by Ralph Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in December 1964 ?
- Sex and the Single Girl
directed by Richard Quine
starring: Lauren Bacall, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood
directed by Guy Hamilton
starring: Sean Connery, Gert Frbe, Honor Blackman
- Kiss Me, Stupid
directed by Billy Wilder
starring: Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston
- Marriage Italian Style
directed by Vittorio De Sica
starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Puglisi
- Zorba the Greek
directed by Michael Cacoyannis
starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas
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Which were the important events of Saturday, 12 December 1964 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
Famous People born
- Shooting starts for Star Trek pilot The Cage (Menagerie)
- Prime Minister Jomo Kenyatta becomes the first President of the Republic of Kenya.
: NFL wide receiver (Houston Oilers).
: American professional wrestler
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1964 ?
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1964 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
by John Le Carre
The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries.
by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg
by Saul Bellow
In one of his finest achievements, Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow presents a multifaceted portrait of a modern-day hero, a man struggling with the complexity of existence and longing for redemption.This
by Leon Uris
In Berlin at the end of World War II, an American Army officer bears witness to the aftermath of one historic tragedy and the rise of another Captain Sean O’Sullivan distinguishes himself as a courageous soldier in the closing days of World War II, but what comes next tests his deepest reserves of strength and conviction.
Campbells Cambells (1964)
I.W. Harper whiskey. A great tradition in every glass (1964)
Sinclair Oil Cape Hatteras (1964)
Tell the world why Saturday, 12 December 1964 is such a special date for you!