Sunday 12 December 1965
It was Sunday, 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 Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season) by The Byrds.
In UK The Carnival Is Over by The Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Battle of the Bulge, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1965 ?
- 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)
- Will Carling: English rugby union footballer.
- Laurie Grover-Tavares in Newark: New Jersey, USA; biathlete (Olympics-1994).
- Beatles last Great Britain concert (Capitol Theatre in Cardiff Wales)
- Vivian Beaumont Theater opens at 65th St. and Amsterdam Ave New York City
- Gale Sayers of Chicago Bears scores six touchdowns, ties NFL record.
- Doug Walters makes maiden Test ton in first Test, goes on to 155.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
- The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony
- The Dave Clark Five - Over And Over
- Len Barry - 1-2-3
- James Brown - I Got You (I Feel Good)
- The 4 Seasons - Let's Hang On
- Fontella Bass - Rescue Me
- The Shangri-Las - I Can Never Go Home Anymore
- Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass - Taste Of Honey
- Dean Martin - I Will
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