Thursday 17 January 1963
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Go Away Little Girl by Steve Lawrence.
In UK The Next Time / Bachelor Boy by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Sodom and Gomorrah, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while The Shoes of the Fisherman by Morris L. West 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 17 January 1963 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Kai Hansen: German singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Gamma Ray Helloween Unisonic and Iron Savior).
- Joe Walker takes X-15 to altitude of 82 km.
- Wilt Chamberlain of NBA San Francisco Warriors scores 67 points versus Los Angeles Lakers.
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