Wednesday 24 November 1965
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Hear A Symphony by The Supremes.
In UK Get Off Of My Cloud by The Rolling Stones was in the top 5 hits.
Harum Scarum, directed by Gene Nelson, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 November 1965 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
- Kim Roe-ha: South Korean actor.
- Shirley Henderson: Scottish actress.
- Nyla Jane Carroll: New Plymouth, New Zealand -- 5k / 10k / marathoner (1996 Olympics).
- Abdullah III Al-Salim Al-Sabah: Emir of Kuwait (Born 1895).
- Marshal Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu, becomes President of Zaire
- Joseph Desire Mobutu seizes power in the Congo and becomes President; he rules the country (which he renames Zaire in 1971) for over 30 years, until being overthrown by rebels in 1997.
- Congolese lieutenant general Mobutu ousts Joseph Kasavubu and declares himself president.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
- The Rolling Stones - Get Off Of My Cloud
- The Supremes - I Hear A Symphony
- Len Barry - 1-2-3
- James Brown - I Got You (I Feel Good)
- The 4 Seasons - Let's Hang On
- Fontella Bass - Rescue Me
- Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass - Taste Of Honey
- Marvin Gaye - Ain't That Peculiar
- The Silkie - You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
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