Wednesday 16 October 1963
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer.
In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits.
Tom Jones, directed by Tony Richardson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while City Of Night by John Rechy 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 16 October 1963 ?
- Missy Hyatt: Atlanta, Georgia -- Wrestling manager (WCW, ECW).
- Brendan Kibble: Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Bam Balams Navahodads and Vampire Lovers).
- Timothy Leighton: English physicist and academic.
- 2 secret US military satellites launched from Cape Canaveral
- New York newspaper Mirror last edition
- The thousandth day of John F. Kennedy's presidency.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1963 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jimmy Gilmer - Sugar Shack
- Bobby Vinton - Blue Velvet
- Nino Tempo & April Stevens - Deep Purple
- The Ronettes - Be My Baby
- The Jaynetts - Sally, Go 'Round The Roses
- Ray Charles - Busted
- Garnet Mimms - Cry Baby
- Roy Orbison - Mean Woman Blues
- Dion Di Muci - Donna The Prima Donna
- Peter, Paul & Mary - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
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