It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to He's So Fine by The Chiffons.
In UK How Do You Do It? by Gerry & The Pacemakers was in the top 5 hits.
The Day of the Triffids, directed by Steve Sekely, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963
while Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters by J.D was one of the best selling books.But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Directed by: Steve Sekely
Starring: Nicole Maurey, Howard Keel, Janette Scott
Country: United States
Directed by: George Sidney
Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, Janet Leigh
Directed by: Norman Taurog
Starring: Elvis Presley, Joan O'Brien, Gary Lockwood
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Rod Taylor, Tippi Hedren, Suzanne Pleshette
Directed by: John Ford
Starring: James Stewart, John Wayne, Gregory Peck
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Written by: Patrick Alexander, Jordan Lawrence
Starring: Patrick Allen, Sam Kydd, Gerald Flood, Laya Raki
Country: United Kingdom
Starring: Herbert Lom, Michael Johnson, Sally Smith, Mary Yeomans
Starring: Larry Ward, Jack Elam, Chad Everett, Michael Greene
Written by: Don Meier
Starring: Marlin Perkins
Starring: Ernie Anderson
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1963 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in April 1963 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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.
By: Mary McCarth
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.
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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