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Sunday 23 January 1966

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mike Brim and Scott Fortune in Newport Beach. In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Sounds Of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel. In UK Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, directed by Alan Rafkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966 while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Die Tintenfische.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

Directed by: Alan Rafkin

Starring: Don Knotts, Joan Staley, Liam Redmond

Country: United States

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Our Man Flint

Directed by: Daniel Mann

Starring: James Coburn, Lee J. Cobb, Gila Golan

Country: United States

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The Slender Thread

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas

Country: United States

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Doctor Zhivago

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin

Country: United States

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Thunderball

Directed by: Terence Young

Starring: Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Adolfo Celi

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Liars

Starring: William Mervyn, Nyree Dawn Porter, Isla Blair, Ian Ogilvy

Country: United Kingdom

A Whole Scene Going

Starring: Barry Fantoni, Wendy Varnals

Country: United Kingdom

The Alan Burke Show

Starring: Alan Burke

Country: United States

Firing Line

Starring: William F. Buckley

Country: United States

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The Power Game

Starring: Patrick Wymark, Jack Watling, Clifford Evans, Barbara Murray

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 January 1966 ?

Holidays:
  • Pie Day
  • The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [1]
  • Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1966?

  • Life: Indias Prime Minister Shastry dies
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Franco -- Jan. 21, 1966
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7956

Books

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

Those Who Love

By: Irving Stone

hardcover and dust jacket, Those Who Love, by Irving Stone

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Up The Down Staircase

By: Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prize-winning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United ...

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Airs Above The Ground

By: Mary Stewart

Vanessa March never thought to look for her missing husband in Vienna -- until she saw him in a newsreelshot there at the scene of a deadly fire.

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The Lockwood Concern

By: John O'Hara

O'Hara' is something of a problem for reviewers- more than the fact that he snarls at them from time to time. But he writes so calculably about people whom you might know, or at least recognize on the street, and ...

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