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Wednesday 18 September 1963

1963-09-18

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton. In UK She Loves You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Dementia 13, directed by Francis Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while City Of Night by John Rechy was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

Dementia 13

Directed by: Francis Coppola

Starring: William Campbell, Luana Anders, Bart Patton

Country: United States

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Vivre Sa Vie

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Anna Karina, Sady Rebbot, Andr S. Labarthe

Country: United States

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X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone

Country: United States

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The Haunting

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson

Country: United States

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Harakiri

Directed by: Masaki Kobayashi

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Ishihama, Shima Iwashita

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Mr. Novak

Written by: E. Jack Neuman, Boris Sagal

Starring: James Franciscus, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

The Richard Boone Show

Starring: Robert Blake, Lloyd Bochner, Richard Boone, Laura Devon

Country: United States

East Side/West Side

Starring: George C. Scott, Elizabeth Wilson, Cicely Tyson

Country: United States

Temple Houston

Starring: Jeffrey Hunter, Jack Elam

Country: United States

Channing

Starring: Henry Jones, Jason Evers

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 September 1963 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
  • RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
  • In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
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Facts:
  • USSR orders 58.5 million barrels of cereal from Australia
  • Final game at Polo Grounds, 1,752 see Philadelphia Phillies beat New York Mets 5-1.
  • Rioters burn down the British Embassy in Jakarta, to protest the formation of Malaysia.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1963?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7837
  • Life: Soviet schoolgirl
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Red China -- Sep. 13, 1963

Books

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

The Shoes of the Fisherman

By: Morris L. West

A pope has died, and the corridors of the Vatican hum with intrigue as cardinals from all over the world gather to choose his successor. Suddenly, the election is concluded with a surprise result.

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The Group

By: Mary McCarth

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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction

By: J.D. Salinger

The author writes: The two long pieces in this book originally came out in The New Yorker ? RAISE HIGH THE ROOF BEAM, CARPENTERS in 1955, SEYMOUR ? An Introduction in 1959.

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Caravans

By: James A. Michener

First published in 1963, James A. Michener’s gripping chronicle of the social and political landscape of Afghanistan is more relevant now than ever. Combining fact with riveting adventure and intrigue, Michener follows a military man tasked, in the years after ...

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