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Saturday, 21 September 1963

1963-09-21

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Blue Velvet by Bobby Vinton. In UK She Loves You by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Dementia 13, directed by Francis Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while City Of Night by John Rechy was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Dementia 13

Dementia 13

Directed by: Francis Coppola

Starring: William Campbell, Luana Anders, Bart Patton

Country: United States

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Vivre Sa Vie

Vivre Sa Vie

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Anna Karina, Sady Rebbot, Andr S. Labarthe

Country: United States

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The Haunting

The Haunting

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson

Country: United States

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X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone

Country: United States

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Harakiri

Harakiri

Directed by: Masaki Kobayashi

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Ishihama, Shima Iwashita

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales

Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales

Starring: Kenny Delmar, Don Adams, Bradley Bolke, Larry Storch

Country: United States

The Great Adventure

The Great Adventure

Starring: Van Heflin, Russell Johnson

Country: United States

The Richard Boone Show

The Richard Boone Show

Starring: Robert Blake, Lloyd Bochner, Richard Boone, Laura Devon

Country: United States

Mr. Novak

Mr. Novak

Written by: E. Jack Neuman, Boris Sagal

Starring: James Franciscus, Dean Jagger

Country: United States

East Side/West Side

East Side/West Side

Starring: George C. Scott, Elizabeth Wilson, Cicely Tyson

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Saturday, 21 September 1963 ?

Holidays:
  • Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
  • International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
  • In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
  • Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
  • Independence Day in Malta (1964), Belize (1981) & Armenia (1991)
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Candy you loved as a Kid

Candy you loved as a Kid

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Shoes of the Fisherman by Morris L. West

The Shoes of the Fisherman

By: Morris L. West

A Russian - and the youngest cardinal of all - is elected as the new pope. This is the story of Kiril Lakota, a cardinal who reluctantly steps out from behind the Iron Curtain to lead the Catholic Church and ...

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The Group by Mary McCarth

The Group

By: Mary McCarth

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Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction by J.D. Salinger

Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour-An Introduction

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.

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Caravans by James A. Michener

Caravans

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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Retro and Vintage gifts

Retro and Vintage gifts

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