Monday 29 October 1962
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to He's A Rebel by The Crystals.
In UK Telstar by The Tornados was in the top 5 hits.
Gypsy, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while A Shade Of Difference by Allen Drury 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 29 October 1962 ?
- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
- St. Theodore
- St. Bond
- Saint Colman of Kilmacduagh
- St. Maximillian
- St. Donatus of Corfu
- St. Anne
- St. Abraham of Rostov
- R.C. Saints - October 29th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem, Diwali in 1989.
- Douai Martyrs
- St. Elfleda
- St. Hyacinth
- St. Ida of Leeuw
- St. John of Autun
- Einar Benediktsson: Icelandic singer trumpet player and politician (The Sugarcubes Purrkur Pillnikk and KUKL).
- Fabiola Gianotti: Italian physicist and academic.
- Einar Orn Benediktsson: Icelandic musician (The Sugarcubes).
- Naphtali Siegfried Salomon: Composer, dies at 77.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- The Crystals - He's A Rebel
- Bobby (Boris) Pickett - Monster Mash
- Elvis Presley - Return To Sender
- Chubby Checker - Limbo Rock
- Gene Pitney - Only Love Can Break A Heart
- The Contours - Do You Love Me
- Brenda Lee - All Alone Am I
- Neil Sedaka - Next Door To An Angel
- Johnny Mathis - Gina
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?