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Thursday 17 June 1965

1965-06-17

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to I Can't Help Myself by Four Tops. In UK Crying In The Chapel by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits. Cat Ballou, directed by Elliot Silverstein, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Cat Ballou

Directed by: Elliot Silverstein

Starring: Jane Fonda, Lee Marvin, Michael Callan

Country: United States

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Genghis Khan

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Omar Sharif, James Mason

Country: United States

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The Sandpiper

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Eva Marie Saint

Country: United States

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Von Ryan's Express

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Raffaella Carr

Country: United States

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What's New Pussycat

Directed by: Clive Donner

Starring: Peter Sellers, Peter O'Toole, Romy Schneider

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Vision On

Starring: Tony Hart, Pat Keysell, Ben Benison, Wilf Lunn

Country: United Kingdom

A Tale of Two Cities

Starring: Patrick Troughton, Nicholas Pennell, Kika Markham, Leslie French

Country: United Kingdom

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Secret Agent

Starring: Patrick McGoohan

Country: United Kingdom

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The American Sportsman

Starring: Curt Gowdy, Jack Hemingway, Cheryl Tiegs, William Conrad

Country: United States

Public Eye

Written by: Anthony Marriott, Roger Marshall

Starring: Alfred Burke

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 June 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 11.08 (28.14 cm) of rainfall, Holly, Colorado (state 24-hour record)
  • 1st bombing by B-52 (50 km north of Saigon)
  • Kinks arrive in NYC beginning their 1st US tour
  • 28.14 cm (11.08 inches) of rainfall, Holly, Colorado (state 24-hour record).

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What news were making the headlines those days in June 1965?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7926
  • Life: Waterloo
  • Time: Gemini 4 astronauts. The flight signaled the advent of the second generation of U.S. spacecraft and

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

A fledgling actress vacationing in Corfu witnesses the murder of one of England's theater luminaries and becomes embroiled in a dangerous offstage drama. (Romance).

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The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

Twenty-eight stories mostly set in Pennsylvania, but some of them with backgrounds of the movies and show business.

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Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy

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