Sunday 24 January 1965
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ross MacDonald in Vancouver and Michael Tierney.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Downtown by Petula Clark.
In UK Yeh Yeh by Georgie Fame was in the top 5 hits.
How to Murder Your Wife, directed by Richard Quine, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The American Sportsman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 January 1965 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Ross MacDonald in Vancouver: British Columbia, Canada; star yachter (Olympics-1996).
- Michael Tierney: American aspiring actor, screenwriter, producer and director; a musician, chessmaster and astrologer.
- Mike Awesome: American professional wrestler (d. 2007).
- Carlos Saldanha: Brazilian-American actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Pagonis Vakalopoulos: Greek footballer and manager.
- Winston Churchill: British politician, a descendant of the 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650 to 1722).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Petula Clark - Downtown
- The Righteous Brothers - You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'
- The Searchers - Love Potion Number Nine
- The Beatles - I Feel Fine
- The Supremes - Come See About Me
- Shirley Ellis - The Name Game
- Bobby Vinton - Mr. Lonely
- The Larks - The Jerk
- Marvin Gaye - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- Del Shannon - Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)
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