Thursday 29 September 1966
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Cherish by The Association.
In UK All Or Nothing by The Small Faces was in the top 5 hits.
Seconds, directed by John Frankenheimer, 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..
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Which were the important events of 29 September 1966 ?
- Argentina, Inventor's Day - L�szl= J=zsef Bfr='s birthday.
- England, Ireland - One of the four Quarter days in the Irish calendar
- Also see September 29 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Michaelmas - Christian feast of the Archangels St. Michael, St. Gabriel, and St. Raphael
- French Republican Calendar - Amarante (Amaranth) Day, eighth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Mark Buoniconti: American noted family, the son of football champion Nick Buoniconti.
- Jill Whelan: American actress and radio host.
- Hersey Hawkins: NBA guard (Seattle Supersonics, Olympics - Bronze - 1988).
- Ken Norton Jr: NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys, SF 49ers).
- Rudy Poeschek: Kamloops, British Columbia -- NHL right wing (Tampa Bay Lightning).
- Jill Whelan in Oakland: California, USA; actress (Vicki - The Love Boat).
- Maurits H E Uyldert: Dutch Poet / writer (Motion), dies at 75.
- Bechuanaland gains independence from England, becomes Botswana
- Sandy Koufax pitches 3rd 300-strikeout season
- The Chevrolet Camaro, originally named Panther, is introduced.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Association - Cherish
- The Supremes - You Can't Hurry Love
- Four Tops - Reach Out I'll Be There
- ? (Question Mark) and the Mysterians - 96 Tears
- Donovan - Sunshine Superman
- The Beatles - Yellow Submarine
- The Temptations - Beauty Is Only Skin Deep
- Los Bravos - Black Is Black
- The Hollies - Bus Stop
- Neil Diamond - Cherry, Cherry
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