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Sunday 18 September 1966

1966-09-18

It was Sunday, 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 You Can't Hurry Love by The Supremes. In UK All Or Nothing by The Small Faces was in the top 5 hits. Masculin Féminin, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, 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

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Masculin Féminin

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Jean-Pierre Laud, Chantal Goya, Marlne Jobert

Country: United States

The Appaloosa

Directed by: Sidney J. Furie

Starring: Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer, John Saxon

Country: United States

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Alfie

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Michael Caine, Shelley Winters, Millicent Martin

Country: United States

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Fantastic Voyage

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Stephen Boyd, Raquel Welch, Edmond O'Brien

Country: United States

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This Property Is Condemned

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Charles Bronson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

The Jackie Gleason Show

Starring: Jackie Gleason, Johnny Olson, The June Taylor Dancers, Sammy Spear and His Orchestra

Country: United States

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T.H.E. Cat

Written by: Harry Julian Fink

Starring: Robert Loggia, Robert Carricart, R.G. Armstrong

Country: United States

The Jean Arthur Show

Starring: Jean Arthur, Ron Harper

Country: United States

Hey, Landlord

Written by: Jerry Belson, Garry Marshall

Starring: Will Hutchins, Sandy Baron

Country: United States

Cool McCool

Written by: Al Brodax, Bob Kane

Starring: Chuck McCann, Bob McFadden, Carol Corbett

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 18 September 1966 ?

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.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Tom Chorske: American ice hockey player and sportscaster.
  • Isabelle Demongeot: French tennis player, she reached the 4th tour at the 1986 Wimbledon (defeated by Navratilova).
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Mickey Wright wins LPGA Shirley Englehorn Golf Invitational
  • Valerie Percy, 21-year-old daughter of then U.S. Senate candidate Charles H. Percy, is stabbed and bludgeoned to death in the family mansion on Chicago's North Shore.
  • Scotland Yard arrests Buster Edwards, suspected of involvement in the Great Train Robbery.
  • Timothy Leary forms the spiritual group League for Spiritual Discovery.
  • Baldur von Schirach and Albert Speer are released from Spandau Prison.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Sophia Loren
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert F. Kennedy -- Sep. 16, 1966
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7990

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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