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Sunday 23 September 1962

1962-09-23

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sherry by The 4 Seasons. In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Carnival of Souls, directed by Herk Harvey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962 while Ship Of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Carnival of Souls

Directed by: Herk Harvey

Starring: Candace Hilligoss, Frances Feist, Sidney Berger

Country: United States

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Divorce Italian Style

Directed by: Pietro Germi

Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Daniela Rocca, Stefania Sandrelli

Country: United States

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The Naked Island

Directed by: Kaneto Shind

Starring: Nobuko Otowa, Taiji Tonoyama, Shinji Tanaka

Country: United States

Cleo from 5 to 7

Directed by: Agns Varda

Starring: Corinne Marchand, Antoine Bourseiller, Dominique Davray

Country: United States

The 300 Spartans

Directed by: Rudolph Mat

Starring: Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker

Country: United States

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

G.E. True

Starring: Jack Webb

Country: United States

Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine

Starring: Jackie Gleason, The June Taylor Dancers, Johnny Olson, Sammy Spear and His Orchestra

Country: United States

Man of the World

Starring: Craig Stevens, Tracy Reed

Country: United Kingdom

I'm Dickens, He's Fenster

Written by: Leonard Stern

Starring: John Astin, Marty Ingels, Emmaline Henry, David Ketchum

Country: United States

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Empire

Written by: Kathleen Hite

Starring: Richard Egan, Ryan O'Neal, Anne Seymour, Terry Moore

Country: United States

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Find out your future

Find out your future

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 23 September 1962 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
  • French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
  • Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
  • Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • LA Dodger Maury Wills steals record setting #97 on his way to 104
  • Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Visalia Golf Open
  • The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City opens with the completion of the first building, the Philharmonic Hall (now Avery Fisher Hall) home of the New York Philharmonic.

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CD and DVD Birthday Cards

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1962?

  • Life: Two girls in Iran earthquake
  • Time: 5th U.S. President James Monroe. Painting from the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7786

Books

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

Ship of Fools

By: Katherine Anne Porter

The story takes place in the summer of 1931, on board a cruise ship bound for Germany. Passengers include a Spanish noblewoman, a drunken German lawyer, an American divorcee, a pair of Mexican Catholic priests.

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Dearly Beloved

By: Anne Morrow Lindbergh

A June wedding sets the scene for Anne Morrow Lindbergh's bestselling novel, Dearly Beloved. The ceremony is a great moment during which the "gathered together" survey not just this couple, this occasion, but their own lives, hopes, and fears.

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Youngblood Hawk

By: Herman Wouk

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Remember when

Remember when

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Spacewar!

Spacewar!

Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation


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