Monday 31 January 1966
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to My Love by Petula Clark.
In UK Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, directed by Alan Rafkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while Those Who Love by Irving Stone 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 31 January 1966 ?
- Blessed Ludovica
- Saint Geminianus
- Saint Marcella
- Saint Pedro Nolasco
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
- Umar Alisha: Indian journalist and philanthropist.
- Dexter Fletcher: English actor and director.
- Jorge González: Argentinian basketball player and wrestler (d. 2010).
- Gordon Hill: YouTube Star.
- Dr Umar Alisha: Indian Sufi master.
- Jamie Taras: Canadian Football League guard (British Columbia Lions).
- Al Jaworsky: [Alan Doughty]; pop bassist (Jesus Jones).
- Charles Dimry NFL cornerback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Philadelphia Eagles).
- USSR launches Luna 9 towards Moon
- Belgian state police kills two striking mine workers.
- The Soviet Union launches the unmanned Luna 9 spacecraft as part of the Luna program.
- The United Kingdom ceases all trade with Rhodesia.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beatles - We Can Work It Out
- Petula Clark - My Love
- Lou Christie - Lightnin' Strikes
- The Beach Boys - Barbara Ann
- Gary Lewis and the Playboys - She's Just My Style
- The T-Bones - No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach's In)
- The Vogues - Five O'Clock World
- Mike Douglas - The Men In My Little Girl's Life
- Ray Charles - Crying Time
- Herman's Hermits - A Must To Avoid
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?