Wednesday 23 December 1964
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Feel Fine by The Beatles.
In UK I Feel Fine by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Sex and the Single Girl, directed by Richard Quine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss 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 23 December 1964 ?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
- Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
- Japan - The Emperor's Birthday - Birthday of Akihito, the current Emperor of Japan
- Roman festivals - Larentalia, a festival in honor of Larenta
- Ancient Latvia - Ziemassvetki held
- Andy Gabel in Chicago: Illinois, USA; short track skater (Olympics-1994).
- Petr Klima in Chaomutov: Czechoslovakia; NHL right wing (Tampa Bay Lightning).
- Eddie Vedder: American musician (Pearl Jam).
- Marion Laval-Jeantet: French artist, writer and transcultural psychiatrist.
- Arrigo Pedrollo: Composer, dies at 86.
- India and Ceylon hit by cyclone, about 4,850 killed.
- ''Wonderful Radio London'' commences transmissions with American top 40 format broadcasting, from a ship anchored off the south coast of England.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Larks - The Jerk
- The Beatles - I Feel Fine
- The Supremes - Come See About Me
- Bobby Vinton - Mr. Lonely
- Lorne Greene - Ringo
- The Zombies - She's Not There
- The Beatles - She's A Woman
- The Rolling Stones - Time Is On My Side
- Little Anthony and the Imperials - Goin' Out Of My Head
- The Beach Boys - Dance, Dance, Dance
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