Sunday 20 February 1966
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Lightnin' Strikes by Lou Christie.
In UK These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra was in the top 5 hits.
Harper, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 February 1966 ?
- Cindy Crawford: American model.
- Cindy Crawford in Dekalb: Illinois, USA; super model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit).
- Dennis Allen Mitchell in Cherry Point: North Carolina, USA; 100 metre/200 metre (Olympics-silver-1996).
- Derek Lilliquist US baseball pitcher (Cleveland Indians: Atlanta Braves).
- Britt Hager NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos: Saint Louis Rams).
- Cecilia Cummins in Clintwood: Virginia, USA, 5th of five siblings born on February 20.
- Author Valery Tarsis banished in the USSR
- While Soviet author and translator Valery Tarsis is abroad, the Soviet Union negates his citizenship.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Sadler - The Ballad Of The Green Berets
- Petula Clark - My Love
- Nancy Sinatra - These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
- Lou Christie - Lightnin' Strikes
- The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann
- Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
- The T-Bones - No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach's In)
- The Supremes - My World Is Empty Without You
- Ray Charles - Crying Time
- The Marvelettes - Don't Mess With Bill
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