Monday 30 January 1961
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Will You Love Me Tomorrow? by The Shirelles.
In UK Poetry In Motion by Johnny Tillotson was in the top 5 hits.
The Misfits, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961
while Advise And Consent by Allen Drury 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 ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 30 January 1961 ?
- Dexter King: Movie Actor.
- Dexter Scott King: son of Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Tracy Porter: American astrologer based in London, an identical twin whose sister is about 5 minutes older according to her website.
- JFK asks for an Alliance for Progress and Peace Corp
- KAET TV channel 8 in Phoenix, AZ (PBS) begins broadcasting
- Lance Gibbs takes hat-trick (Mackay, Grout, Misson) at Adelaide.
- US President John Kennedy asks for an Alliance for Progress and Peace Corps.
- Bobby Darin is youngest performer to headline a TV special on NBC.
- President John F. Kennedy delivers his first State of the Union Address.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1961 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra - Wonderland By Night
- Lawrence Welk - Calcutta
- The Shirelles - Will You Love Me Tomorrow?
- Ferrante and Teicher - Exodus
- The Miracles - Shop Around
- Neil Sedaka - Calendar Girl
- Rosie - Angel Baby
- Bobby Vee - Rubber Ball
- Brenda Lee - Emotions
- Elvis Presley - Are You Lonesome To-Night?
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