Thursday 21 June 1962
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to I Can't Stop Loving You by Ray Charles.
In UK Good Luck Charm by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Boccaccio '70, directed by Vittorio De Sica, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Ship Of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1962 ?
- Viktor Tsoi: Russian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Kino) (d. 1990).
- Takeshi Asami: Japanese racing driver.
- Yvon Madiot: French racing cyclist, who won the French national road race title in 1986.
- Marc Copage in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Corey Baker - Julia).
- USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 75,190 m
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You
- Mr. Acker Bilk - Stranger On The Shore
- David Rose and His Orchestra - The Stripper
- Freddy Cannon - Palisades Park
- Johnny Tillotson - It Keeps Right On A-Hurtin'
- Gene Pitney - (The Man Who Shot) Liberty Valance
- The Marvelettes - Playboy
- Connie Francis - Second Hand Love
- Johnny Crawford - Cindy's Birthday
- That's Old Fashioned (That's The Way Love Should Be) - The Everly Brothers
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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