Friday 30 March 1962
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Don't Break The Heart That Loves You by Connie Francis.
In UK Can't Help Falling In Love / Rock-A-Hula Baby by Elvis Presley was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet Bird of Youth, directed by Richard Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Franny And Zooey by J.D. Salinger 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 months ?
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Which were the important events of 30 March 1962 ?
- Saint John Climacus (died 649)
- Easter in 1975, 1986, 1991, and 1997.
- Roman Empire - Festival devoted to Salus.
- Land Day.
- Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day - Public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago.
- National Doctors' Day - observed in the USA.
- Saint Quirinus (d. 117)
- Saint Veronus
- Blessed Amadeus IX of Savoy
- Mark Begich: American Senator from Alaska.
- Adrianna Biedrzyńska: Polish actress.
- Bil Dwyer: American actor and game show host.
- Laurence Wattrelos: French victim of the flight 370, Malaysia Airlines (with two of her children).
- Hammer : American musician who signed a multi-record deal in April 1989.
- M C Hammer [Stanley Kirk Burrell] in Oakland: California, USA; rapper ("U Can't Touch This").
- MC Hammer: American rap musician
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bruce Channel - Hey! Baby
- Shelley Fabares - Johnny Angel
- Elvis Presley - Good Luck Charm
- Connie Francis - Don't Break The Heart That Loves You
- Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen - Midnight In Moscow
- Chubby Checker - Slow Twistin'
- The Sensations - Let Me In
- Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream) - Roy Orbison
- Don & Juan - What's Your Name
- Sam Cooke - Twistin' The Night Away
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 30 March 1962 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?