Sunday 27 May 1962
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Stranger On The Shore by Mr. Acker Bilk.
In UK Nut Rocker by B Bumble & The Stingers was in the top 5 hits.
Lonely Are the Brave, directed by David Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Ship Of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter 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 May 1962 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- Meg Parsont: Personality (David Letterman Show).
- Marcelino Bernal: Mexican footballer.
- Ray Borner: Australian basketball player.
- Steven Brill: American actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Anthony Hyman: Israeli-English biologist and academic.
- David Mundell: Scottish lawyer and politician Secretary of State for Scotland
- Ravi Shastri: Indian cricketer and sportscaster
- Ray Borner Australian basketball center (Olympics-1984: 1988, 1992, 1996).
- Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open.
- The Centralia, Pennsylvania mine fire starts.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You
- The Shirelles - Soldier Boy
- Shelley Fabares - Johnny Angel
- Mr. Acker Bilk - Stranger On The Shore
- Dee Dee Sharp - Mashed Potato Time
- Dion - Lovers Who Wander
- Walter Brennan - Old Rivers
- Jay and the Americans - She Cried
- Brenda Lee - Everybody Loves Me But You
- Jimmy Dean - P.T. 109
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