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Saturday 18 June 1966

1966-06-18

It was Saturday, 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 Paint It, Black by The Rolling Stones. In UK Strangers In The Night by Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Born Free, directed by James Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966 while Valley Of The Dolls by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Born Free

Directed by: James Hill

Starring: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Geoffrey Keen

Country: United States

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The Blue Max

Directed by: John Guillermin

Starring: George Peppard, James Mason, Ursula Andress

Country: United States

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, George Segal

Country: United States

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Khartoum

Directed by: Basil Dearden

Starring: Charlton Heston, Laurence Olivier, Richard Johnson

Country: United States

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The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Carl Reiner, Eva Marie Saint, Alan Arkin

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Chronicle

Starring: Magnus Magnusson, David Drew

Country: United Kingdom

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The Avengers

Written by: Sydney Newman

Starring: Patrick Macnee

Country: United Kingdom

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The Liars

Starring: William Mervyn, Nyree Dawn Porter, Isla Blair, Ian Ogilvy

Country: United Kingdom

A Whole Scene Going

Starring: Barry Fantoni, Wendy Varnals

Country: United Kingdom

The Alan Burke Show

Starring: Alan Burke

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 June 1966 ?

Holidays:
  • Seychelles - National Day.
  • Brazil - Chemist's Day.
  • Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
  • Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Doug Bodger: Chemainus, British Columbia -- NHL defenseman (Team Canada, San Jose).
  • Luke Jensen: Grayling, Michigan -- Tennis star (1993 French Open doubles).
  • Robert Kempainen: Minneapolis, Minnesota -- Marathoner (1996 Olympics).
  • Sandy Alomar: American baseball player, a second baseman for the Cleveland Indians.
  • Troy Kemp: Bahamian high jumper.
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Facts:
  • CIA chief William Raborn resigns Richard Helms becomes his successor.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1966?

  • Life: Angela Lansbury
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Vo Nguyen Giap -- June 17, 1966
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7977

Books

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

Those Who Love

By: Irving Stone

Those Who Love is a biographical novel of John Adams, as told from the perspective of his wife, Abigail Adams.

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Up The Down Staircase

By: Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United ...

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Airs Above The Ground

By: Mary Stewart

Vanessa March never thought to look for her missing husband in Vienna -- until she saw him in a newsreelshot there at the scene of a deadly fire.

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The Lockwood Concern

By: John O'Hara

THE LOCKWOOD CONCERN by O'hara, John

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cyborg 009

Platform: Mega CD

Genre: Science fiction, Action, Adventure

Publisher: Telenet Japan

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