Friday 18 September 1964
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to The House Of The Rising Sun by The Animals.
In UK You Really Got Me by The Kinks was in the top 5 hits.
Band of Outsiders, directed by JeanLuc Cinéma Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Spy Who Came In From The Cold by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 18 September 1964 ?
- 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.
- Jens Henschel: German footballer.
- Marco Masini: Italian singer-songwriter.
- Holly Robinson in Philadelphia: Pennsylvania, USA; actress (21 Jump Street).
- Holly Peete: Movie Actress.
- Greek King Constantine II marries Danish Princess Anne-Marie
- Constantine II of Greece marries Danish princess Anne-Marie.
- North Vietnamese Army begins infiltration of South Vietnam.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roy Orbison - Oh, Pretty Woman
- The Animals - The House Of The Rising Sun
- The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
- Manfred Mann - Do Wah Diddy Diddy
- Dean Martin - Everybody Loves Somebody
- Martha & the Vandellas - Dancing In The Street
- The Newbeats - Bread And Butter
- The Dave Clark Five - Because
- Ronny & The Daytonas - G.T.O.
- The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin' In The Sand)
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