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Saturday 19 October 1963

1963-10-19

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer. In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. Tom Jones, directed by Tony Richardson, 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 in the last 30 days ?

Tom Jones

Directed by: Tony Richardson

Starring: Albert Finney, Susannah York, George Devine

Country: United States

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Lilies of the Field

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Lisa Mann

Country: United States

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Knife in the Water

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Starring: Leon Niemczyk, Jolanta Umecka, Zygmunt Malanowicz

Country: United States

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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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TV Series

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

Hollywood and the Stars

Starring: Joseph Cotten

Country: United States

The Judy Garland Show

Starring: Judy Garland

Country: United States

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Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales

Starring: Kenny Delmar, Don Adams, Bradley Bolke, Larry Storch

Country: United States

The Great Adventure

Starring: Van Heflin, Russell Johnson

Country: United States

Mr. Novak

Written by: E. Jack Neuman, Boris Sagal

Starring: James Franciscus, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 October 1963 ?

Holidays:
  • Niue - Constitution Day in honour of the country's independence (self-governing in free association with New Zealand) in 1974.
  • Brazil - Independence Day of State of Piauf
  • Albania - Mother Teresa Day.
  • Also see October 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Roman Catholic Saints - Saints Jean de BrTbeuf, Isaac Jogues, and Companions; Saint Frideswide
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kool Keith: American rapper and producer (Ultramagnetic MCs Analog Brothers and Masters of Illusion).
  • Sinitta : Pop Singer.
  • Brian H Henniger: Sacramento, California -- PGA golfer (1994 Deposit Guaranty).
  • Jim Dombrowski: NFL guard (NO Saints).
  • Laurens BBM: Belgian Prince / Son of Albert II & Paola.
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Facts:
  • Beatles record I Want to Hold Your Hand
  • Alec Douglas-Home succeeds Harold Macmillan as British Prime Minister.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Grand Duchess Anastasia and family
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Roger Staubach -- Oct. 18, 1963
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7841

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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