Wednesday 23 October 1963
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar Shack by Jimmy Gilmer.
In UK Do You Love Me? by Brian Poole & The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits.
Tom Jones, directed by Tony Richardson, 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..
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Which were the important events of 23 October 1963 ?
- Chemistry: Mole Day
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Scorpio in Western tropical astrology.
- Hungary - National Day (revolution of 1956 and the proclamation of the Republic of Hungary in 1989)
- Also see October 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Saint Giovanni da Capistrano; Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
- French Republican Calendar - CTleri (Celery) Day, second day in the Month of Brumaire
- Hélène Labarrière: French double bass player and composer, mainly in the fields of jazz and improvised music.
- Gordon Korman: Canadian-American Author.
- Lincoln Peirce: Cartoonist.
- David Bedard: Montreal, Quebec -- 3m springboard diver (Olympics - 1984, 88, 92, 96).
- Katherine Hushaw: Anaheim, California -- Playmate (Oct, 1986).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1963 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jimmy Gilmer - Sugar Shack
- Bobby Vinton - Blue Velvet
- Nino Tempo & April Stevens - Deep Purple
- The Ronettes - Be My Baby
- The Village Stompers - Washington Square
- Ray Charles - Busted
- Garnet Mimms - Cry Baby
- Roy Orbison - Mean Woman Blues
- Dion Di Muci - Donna The Prima Donna
- Peter, Paul & Mary - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
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