Monday 23 September 1968
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Hey Jude by The Beatles.
Weekend, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968
while Testimony Of Two Men by Taylor Caldwell 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 September 1968 ?
- 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.
- Also see September 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In ancient Latvia, the second day of Mikeli
- Astrology: Usually the first day of sun sign Libra in the tropical zodiac.
- Traditional New Year's Day in Constantinople and Eastern Orthodox churches ? because of the birthday of August, not because of the equinox.
- Yvette Fielding: English television presenter.
- Adam Price: Welsh politician.
- Sydnee Steele: American porn actress.
- WKAS TV channel 25 in Ashland, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKGB TV channel 53 in Bowling Green, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKLE TV channel 46 in Lexington, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKMA TV channel 35 in Madisonville, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKMR TV channel 38 in Morehead, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKON TV channel 52 in Owenton, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKSO TV channel 29 in Somerset, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WKZT TV channel 23 in Elizabethtown, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1968 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - Hey Jude
- The Rascals - People Got To Be Free
- Jeannie C. Riley - Harper Valley P.T.A.
- The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown - Fire
- Deep Purple - Hush
- The O'Kaysions - Girl Watcher
- The 1910 Fruitgum Company - 1,2,3 Red Light
- Clarence Carter - Slip Away
- Sergio Mendes and Brasil '66 - The Fool On The Hill
- The Bee Gees - I've Gotta Get A Message To You
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