Friday 25 December 1964, Christmas
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anil Kaul and Peter Hanson.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Feel Fine by The Beatles.
In UK I Feel Fine by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
Time to Love, directed by Metin Erksan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Winchell-Mahoney Time.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 25 December 1964 ?
- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- Anil Kaul: Amritsar, India -- Canadian badminton player (1996 Olympics).
- Peter Hanson: English / Sierra Leone / Dutch actor (Darling How Could You).
- Raymond Libregts: soccer player (MVV).
- Janet Soulsby in Corbridge: Australia; golfer (Curtis Cup 1982).
- Vicki Aragon: American female jockey, two time Longacres champion in 1986 and 1988, and more.
- Ian Bostridge: English tenor
- Gary McAllister: Scottish footballer and manager
- Tim Royes: American director and editor (d. 2007)
- Bob Stanley: English keyboard player songwriter producer and journalist (Saint Etienne)
- Cheerio Meredith: Actress (One Happy Family), dies at 74.
- Goldfinger premieres in US
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - I Feel Fine
- The Supremes - Come See About Me
- Bobby Vinton - Mr. Lonely
- The Beatles - She's A Woman
- The Zombies - She's Not There
- Little Anthony and the Imperials - Goin' Out Of My Head
- Lorne Greene - Ringo
- The Beach Boys - Dance, Dance, Dance
- The Larks - The Jerk
- The Rolling Stones - Time Is On My Side
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