It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles. In UK Needles And Pins by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits. The Fire Within, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964 .
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Wednesday, 26 February 1964 ?

Holidays
  • Bah�'f Faith - February 26, Day 1 of Ayy�m-i-H� (Intercalary Days) - days in the Bah�'f calendar devoted to service and gift giving.
  • Blessed Edigna
  • Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
  • Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
  • Saint Victor
  • Saint Alexander of Alexandria
  • Saint Nestor (died 251)
  • Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
  • Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.

Famous People born
Mark Dacascos: American actor and martial artist

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Magazine

 Esquire Magazine cover
Esquire Magazine cover

Magazine

 TIME Magazine Cover: Leonid I. Brezhnev -- Feb. 21, 1964
TIME Magazine Cover: Leonid I. Brezhnev -- Feb. 21, 1964

Magazine

 Playboy Magazine cover
Playboy Magazine cover

Magazine

 Vogue Magazine cover
Vogue Magazine cover
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Books

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold - John Le Carre

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold - John Le Carre

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Books

Candy - Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Candy - Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

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Books

Herzog - Saul Bellow

Herzog - Saul Bellow

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Books

Armageddon - Leon Uris

Armageddon - Leon Uris

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Old Journal Ads

Bell Telephone Wall Desk Rotary Dial Phone (1964)Bell Telephone Wall Desk Rotary Dial Phone (1964)
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Old Journal Ads

Cadillac Car  Easy to be a Weatherman (1964)Cadillac Car Easy to be a Weatherman (1964)
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Old Journal Ads

Gaf Ansco Movie 8mm Camera Print (1964)Gaf Ansco Movie 8mm Camera Print (1964)
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