Thursday 16 January 1964
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mark Collins NFL cornerback/safety (New York Giants and Gail Graham in Vanderhoof.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to There! I've Said It Again by Bobby Vinton.
In UK Glad All Over by Dave Clark Five was in the top 5 hits.
The Incredible Mr. Limpet, directed by Arthur Lubin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching A Tenkes kapitánya.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1964 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- Mark Collins NFL cornerback/safety (New York Giants: Kansas City Chiefs, Green Bay Packers).
- Gail Graham in Vanderhoof: British Columbia, Canada; LPGA golfer (1995 Fieldcrest Cannon).
- Mark O'Toole: British rock musician, a bass-guitarist with the group "Frankie Goes to Hollywood," along with Paul Rutherford.
- Deyan Nedelchev: Bulgarian singer-songwriter.
- Hello, Dolly! starring Carol Channing, opens at Saint James Theater in New York City, New York for 2,844 performances.
- AL owners vote 9-1 against Charlie Finley moving Kansas City Athletics to Louisville
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Vinton - There! I've Said It Again
- The Kingsmen - Louie Louie
- The Murmaids - Popsicles And Icicles
- Bobby Rydell - Forget Him
- The Trashmen - Surfin' Bird
- The Singing Nun - Dominique
- The Rip Chords - Hey Little Cobra
- Shirley Ellis - The Nitty Gritty
- The Marketts - Out Of Limits
- Jan & Dean - Drag City
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