It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Marvin Gaye.
In UK Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da by Marmalade was in the top 5 hits.
Pierrot le Fou, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969
while The Salzburg Connection by Helen MacInnes 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: Jean-Luc Godard
Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Anna Karina, Graziella Galvani
Country: United States
Directed by: Phil Karlson
Starring: Dean Martin, Elke Sommer, Sharon Tate
Directed by: Robert Stevenson
Starring: Dean Jones, Michele Lee, David Tomlinson
Directed by: William Friedkin
Starring: Jason Robards, Britt Ekland, Norman Wisdom
Directed by: Ken Hughes
Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Starring: Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Wallas Eaton, Colin Gordon
Country: United Kingdom
Written by: Bill Craig
Starring: Ross Campbell, Iain Cuthbertson, Michael Gambon, Edith MacArthur
Starring: Johnny Harris
Starring: Bernard Lee, Bernard Archard, Allan Cuthbertson, John Carson
Starring: Philip Madoc, Murray Melvin, Kim Fortune, Candace Glendenning
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1969 ?
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What news were making the headlines those days in January 1969 ?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
By: Philip Roth
Portnoy's Complaint n. [after Alexander Portnoy (1933- )] A disorder in which strongly-felt ethical and altruistic impulses are perpetually warring with extreme sexual longings, often of a perverse nature.
By: Mario Puzo
When Mario Puzo's blockbuster saga, The Godfather, was first published in 1969, critics hailed it as one of the greatest novels of our time, and "big, turbulent, highly entertaining."
By: Jacqueline Susann
The spectacular bestseller from the author of VALLEY OF THE DOLLS. In a time when steak, vodka, and Benzedrine were the three main staples of a healthy diet, when high-powered executives called each other “baby” and movie stars wore wigs ...
By: Harold Robbins
From the author of The New York Times #1 best-selling novel The Carpetbaggers comes a novel exposing the money, fame, sex, politics and power that accompany being at the top of the entertainment industry. Based
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