Sunday 28 August 1966
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Summer In The City by The Lovin' Spoonful.
In UK With A Girl Like You by Troggs was in the top 5 hits.
Alfie, directed by Lewis Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Valley Of The Dolls by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1966 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Priya Dutt: Indian social worker and politician.
- Yoko Takahashi: Japanese singer.
- Teresa Zarzeczny Bell: Washington Crossing, New Jersey -- Rower (1996 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
- Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Glass City Golf Classic
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City
- The Supremes - You Can't Hurry Love
- The Troggs - Wild Thing
- Donovan - Sunshine Superman
- Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs - Lil' Red Riding Hood
- Bobby Hebb - Sunny
- The Beatles - Yellow Submarine
- The Happenings - See You In September
- Petula Clark - I Couldn't Live Without Your Love
- Billy Stewart - Summertime
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?