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Saturday 24 April 1965

1965-04-24

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Game Of Love by Wayne Fontana. In UK Concrete And Clay by Unit 4+2 was in the top 5 hits. The Pawnbroker, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Up The Down Staircase by Bel Kaufman was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

The Pawnbroker

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Brock Peters

Country: United States

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Girl Happy

Directed by: Boris Sagal

Starring: Elvis Presley, Shelley Fabares, Harold J. Stone

Country: United States

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In Harm's Way

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal

Country: United States

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Major Dundee

Directed by: Sam Peckinpah

Starring: Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Jim Hutton

Country: United States

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The Train

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Paul Scofield, Jeanne Moreau

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

A Tale of Two Cities

Starring: Patrick Troughton, Nicholas Pennell, Kika Markham, Leslie French

Country: United Kingdom

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Secret Agent

Starring: Patrick McGoohan

Country: United Kingdom

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The American Sportsman

Starring: Curt Gowdy, Jack Hemingway, Cheryl Tiegs, William Conrad

Country: United States

Public Eye

Written by: Anthony Marriott, Roger Marshall

Starring: Alfred Burke

Country: United Kingdom

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Not Only... But Also

Starring: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 April 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Alexander (died 178)
  • Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
  • Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
  • Newman's Day.
  • 24-Hour Comics Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Louise Dresser: Actress (State Fair, Ship Comes In, Mammy), dies at 86.
Facts:
  • Comedy in Music-Opus 2 closes at John Golden NYC after 192 performances
  • Military coup under Donald Reid Cabral in Dominican Republic.
  • New York Mets' Casey Stengel wins his 3,000th game as manager.

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Books

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

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Fictional Novel, Literary Fiction

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

A fledgling actress vacationing in Corfu witnesses the murder of one of England's theater luminaries and becomes embroiled in a dangerous offstage drama. (Romance).

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The Horse Knows The Way

By: John O'Hara

Twenty-eight stories mostly set in Pennsylvania, but some of them with backgrounds of the movies and show business.

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Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy

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