Wednesday 16 December 1964
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Evelyn Conley in San Francisco and Billy Ripken in Havre de Grace.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Come See About Me by The Supremes.
In UK I Feel Fine by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Kiss Me, Stupid, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der goldene Schuß.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 December 1964 ?
- R.C. Saints - O Sapientia ; Adelaide of Italy
- South Africa - Day of Reconciliation
- Nepal - Constitution Day (To be confirmed)
- Kazakhstan - Independence Day
- Bahrain - National Day
- Bangladesh - Victory Day
- Evelyn Conley in San Francisco: California, USA; WPVA volleyball player (US Open-7th-1989).
- Billy Ripken in Havre de Grace: Maryland, USA; second baseman (Baltimore Orioles, Texas Rangers).
- Heike Drechsler in Gera: German Democratic Republic; sprinter (1988 world record).
- Heike Drechsler: German track and field athlete.
- John Kirwan: New Zealander legendary All Black Rugby League Player.
- Georg Von Habsburg: Archduke of Austria by birth, as the second son, and seventh and youngest child of Otto von Habsburg, the last Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary, and Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen. He is referred to in Austria as Georg Habsburg-Lothringen, and in Hungary as Habsburg György. He became a prince of Hungary upon his mariage to Eilika Helene Jutta Clementine of Oldenburg (the older daughter of Duke Johann of Oldenburg and Countess Ilka of Ortenburg), on 18 October 1997 in Budapest. The couple has t
- Georgie Parker: Australian actress
- Todd Glass: American comedian and actor
- Gail Harris: Dewsbury, England -- Actress (Virtual Desire)
- Billy Ripken: American baseball player and sportscaster
- Paul Vogt: American actor
- US performs nuclear test in the Pacific Ocean.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Supremes - Come See About Me
- The Beatles - I Feel Fine
- Bobby Vinton - Mr. Lonely
- The Zombies - She's Not There
- Lorne Greene - Ringo
- The Rolling Stones - Time Is On My Side
- Little Anthony and the Imperials - Goin' Out Of My Head
- The Beach Boys - Dance, Dance, Dance
- Gene Pitney - I'm Gonna Be Strong
- The Kinks - You Really Got Me
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