Tuesday 26 January 1965
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 January 1965 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Allison Hossack: Manitoba, Canada -- Actress (Olivia-Another World).
- Curtis Duncan: American athlete, a professional football player, he made his NFL debut in 1987 with the Houston Oilers.
- Lou Frazier: US baseball outfielder (Montreal Expos).
- Thomas Ostros: Swedish politician.
- Thomas Östros: Swedish businessman and politician.
- Natalia Yurchenko: Russian gymnast and coach
- Randy Allen: American athlete, pro basketball player for two seasons beginning in 1988.
- Ali Mansoer: premier of Persia, murdered.
- South Vietnam military coup under General Nguyen Khanh.
- Hindi becomes the official language of India.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Righteous Brothers - You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'
- Petula Clark - Downtown
- Gary Lewis and the Playboys - This Diamond Ring
- The Searchers - Love Potion Number Nine
- Shirley Ellis - The Name Game
- Joe Tex - Hold What You've Got
- Marvin Gaye - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- The Kinks - All Day And All Of The Night
- Del Shannon - Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)
- The Supremes - Come See About Me
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