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Monday 19 April 1965

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Paolo Cane' and Natalie Dessay. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Game Of Love by Wayne Fontana. In UK Concrete And Clay by Unit 4+2 was in the top 5 hits. The Pawnbroker, directed by Sidney Lumet, 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. On TV people were watching Expeditionen ins Tierreich.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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

The Pawnbroker

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters

Country: United States

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Girl Happy

Directed by: Boris Sagal

Starring: Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Harold J. Stone

Country: United States

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In Harm's Way

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal

Country: United States

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Major Dundee

Directed by: Sam Peckinpah

Starring: Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Jim Hutton

Country: United States

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The Train

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, Jeanne Moreau

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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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Not Only... But Also

Starring: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 April 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
  • Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
  • Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
  • Bicycle Day.
  • The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
Famous Birthdays:
  • Paolo Cane': Italian tennis player, a champion who was the winner of the Italian Nationales.
  • Natalie Dessay: French soprano and opera star, she sang her first opera in 1992, at Paris' Opera Bastille.
  • Suge Knight: American CEO of Death Row Records, a scowling black man-mountain nicknamed "sugar bear.
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Famous Deaths:
  • George Davis: American highly decorated fighter pilot and flying ace of the United States Army Air Forces in World War II, and later of the US Air Force during the Korean War.
Facts:
  • 1st all news radio station (WINS 1010 AM in NYC) begins operating
  • T.A.M.I. Show premieres in London
  • First American all-news radio station (WINS 1010 AM in New York City) begins operating.
  • 69th Boston Marathon won by Morio Shigematsu of Japan in 2:16:33.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7918
  • Life: US helicopter crew Yankee Papa
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Rudolph Nureyev -- Apr. 16, 1965

Books

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

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a ...

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

When Lucy comes to Corfu to visit her sister, she is elated to discover that the castello above their villa is being rented to Sir Julian Gale, one of the brightest lights in England's theatrical world.

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The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

New York published Fiction

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Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964. First Edition with all first state points, those being - on Jacket: James Jones blurb instead of Nelson Algren's at bottom of back panel; $ 5.00

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