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Friday 19 March 1965

1965-03-19

It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Eight Days A Week by The Beatles. In UK It's Not Unusual by Tom Jones was in the top 5 hits. Major Dundee, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Funeral In Berlin by Len Deighton was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

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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The Sound of Music

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

Country: United States

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Holger Drachmann

Directed by: Holger Drachmann

Starring: Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Country: United States

Lord Jim

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Peter O'Toole, James Mason, Curd Jrgens

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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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Winchell-Mahoney Time

Starring: Paul Winchell

Country: United States

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Man Alive

Starring: Jack Pizzey, John Pitman

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 March 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
  • Saint Landoald
  • Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
  • Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
  • Mojoday in Discordianism
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Facts:
  • Stoica becomes President and Ceausescu party leader of Romania
  • Indonesia nationalizes all foreign oil companies.
  • The wreck of the SS Georgiana, valued at over $50,000,000 and said to have been the most powerful Confederate cruiser, is discovered by then teenage diver and pioneer underwater archaeologist E. Lee Spence, exactly 102 years after its destruction.
  • ''Poupée de cire, poupée de son'', sung by France Gall (music and lyrics by Serge Gainsbourg) wins the Eurovision Song Contest 1965 for Luxembourg.
  • The Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 begins.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Civil rights march at Selma Alabama
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Martin Luther King -- Mar. 19, 1965
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7913

Books

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

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

A fledgling actress vacationing in Corfu witnesses the murder of one of England's theater luminaries and becomes embroiled in a dangerous offstage drama. (Romance).

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The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

Twenty-eight stories mostly set in Pennsylvania, but some of them with backgrounds of the movies and show business.

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Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy

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