Monday 27 January 1964
It was Monday, 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 I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles.
In UK Glad All Over by Dave Clark Five was in the top 5 hits.
The Silence, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while The Venetian Affair by Helen MacInnes 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 27 January 1964 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Patrick van Deurzen: Dutch composer and academic.
- Cathy Podewell: California, United States -- Actress (Dallas).
- Bridget Fonda: American actress and member of the famous theatrical Fonda family, the daughter of Peter and Susan Fonda, granddaughter of Henry and niece of Jane Fonda.
- Migi [Miguel: Drummond]; rocker (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Your Distance).
- Woody Austin in Tampa: Florida, USA; PGA golfer (1995 Buick Open).
- Inga Thompson in Reno: Nevada, USA; American cyclist (Olympics-8th-1988, 1984, 1992).
- Bridget Fonda in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Scandal, Single White Female).
- Jack Haley: American basketball player: center, Nets
- Lieb Glantz: Composer, dies at 65.
- Margaret Chase Smith (Senator-Republican-Maine) tries for US Republican Presidential bid.
- Barlow and Graeme Pollock complete 341 stand at Adelaide Oval.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand
- Bobby Vinton - There! I've Said It Again
- Lesley Gore - You Don't Own Me
- The Marketts - Out Of Limits
- The Rip Chords - Hey Little Cobra
- The Trashmen - Surfin' Bird
- Major Lance - Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um
- Rick Nelson - For You
- Dionne Warwick - Anyone Who Had A Heart
- The Kingsmen - Louie Louie
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