Tuesday 13 September 1966
It was Tuesday, 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.
Masculin Féminin, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 September 1966 ?
- 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
- RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
- Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
- 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Porter Shreve: American author, and professor of English and Director of the Creative Writing Program at Purdue University.
- Igor Kravchuk: Ufa, Russia -- NHL defenseman (Team Russia, St. Louis).
- Michelle Duggar: Reality Star.
- Maria Furtwängler: German physician and actress.
- Louis Mandylor: Australian actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Johannes Balthazar Vorster sworn in as Premier of South Africa
- TASS reports on clashes between the Chinese Communist Party and the Red Guards.
- In South Vietnam, Thich Tri Quang ends a 100-day hunger strike.
- The Metropolitan Opera House opens at Lincoln Center in New York City to the world premiere of Samuel Barber's opera, ''Antony and Cleopatra''.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Association - Cherish
- The Supremes - You Can't Hurry Love
- Donovan - Sunshine Superman
- Bobby Hebb - Sunny
- The Beatles - Yellow Submarine
- The Happenings - See You In September
- The Hollies - Bus Stop
- Wilson Pickett - Land Of 1000 Dances
- The Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice
- The Sandpipers - Guantanamera
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