Wednesday 29 December 1965
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Delfino and Bryan Holland.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to The Sounds Of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel.
In UK The Carnival Is Over by The Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
The Slender Thread, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching A Whole Scene Going.
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1965 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- David Delfino: hockey goaltender (Team Italy 1998).
- Bryan Holland: Rock Singer.
- Dexter Holland: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Offspring).
- Danilo Pérez: Panamanian pianist and composer.
- Kusaku Yamada: Composer, dies at 79.
- Thunderball premieres in US
- Supremes release My World is Empty Without You
- CBS purchases NFL TV rights for 1966-68 at US$18.8 million per year.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Simon & Garfunkel - The Sounds Of Silence
- The Beatles - We Can Work It Out
- James Brown - I Got You (I Feel Good)
- The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
- The Dave Clark Five - Over And Over
- The 4 Seasons - Let's Hang On
- The McCoys - Fever
- The Righteous Brothers - Ebb Tide
- Roger Miller - England Swings
- Eddy Arnold - Make The World Go Away
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