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Sunday 21 February 1965

1965-02-21

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 This Diamond Ring by Gary Lewis and the Playboys. In UK I'll Never Find Another You by The Seekers was in the top 5 hits. Holger Drachmann, directed by N/A, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

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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The Greatest Story Ever Told

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Max von Sydow, Dorothy McGuire, Charlton Heston

Country: United States

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Red Desert

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Starring: Monica Vitti, Richard Harris, Carlo Chionetti

Country: United States

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Onibaba

Directed by: Kaneto Shind

Starring: Nobuko Otowa, Jitsuko Yoshimura, Kei Sat

Country: United States

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 21 February 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • Saint Randoald
  • International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Malcolm X: American activist who came from humble roots to rise to a position of national prominence as a civil rights activist.
Facts:
  • In New York City, New York, USA, El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcolm X), an African American nationalist and religious leader, is assassinated by rival Nation of Islam members while addressing his Organization of Afro-American Unity.
  • frican-American Muslim minister and human rights activist Malcolm X was assassinated.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Albert Schweitzer
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Westmoreland -- Feb. 19, 1965
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7909

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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