Wednesday 21 September 1966
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Cherish by The Association.
In UK All Or Nothing by The Small Faces was in the top 5 hits.
The Bible: In the Beginning..., directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Valley Of The Dolls by Jacqueline Susann 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 21 September 1966 ?
- 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)
- Also see September 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Matthew the Evangelist
- Abby Miller: Reality Star.
- Lavan Davis: TV Actor.
- Kerrin Lee-Gartner: Canadian skier and journalist.
- Ronna Reeves: Big Spring, Texas.
- Paul Reynaud: French politician, a deputy from Brasses-Alpes, 1919, Minister of Finance from 1930 and advocate of the military innovations proposed by De Gaulle.
- 5 of rain falls on New York City
- Jimmy Hendrix changes spelling of his name to Jimi
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Association - Cherish
- The Supremes - You Can't Hurry Love
- Four Tops - Reach Out I'll Be There
- ? (Question Mark) and the Mysterians - 96 Tears
- Donovan - Sunshine Superman
- The Beatles - Yellow Submarine
- The Temptations - Beauty Is Only Skin Deep
- Los Bravos - Black Is Black
- The Hollies - Bus Stop
- The Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice
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