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Saturday 2 January 1965

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Greg Swindell and Diane Lane in New York City. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Feel Fine by The Beatles. In UK Yeh Yeh by Georgie Fame was in the top 5 hits. Time to Love, directed by Metin Erksan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while Candy by Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Not Only... But Also.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Sex and the Single Girl

Directed by: Richard Quine

Starring: Lauren Bacall, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood

Country: United States

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Kiss Me, Stupid

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston

Country: United States

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Goldfinger

Directed by: Guy Hamilton

Starring: Sean Connery, Gert Frbe, Honor Blackman

Country: United States

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Marriage Italian Style

Directed by: Vittorio De Sica

Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, Aldo Puglisi

Country: United States

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Zorba the Greek

Directed by: Michael Cacoyannis

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 2 January 1965

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TV Series

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Not Only... But Also

Starring: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Rainbow Quest

Starring: Pete Seeger

Country: United States

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Winchell-Mahoney Time

Starring: Paul Winchell

Country: United States

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Gypsy

Starring: Gypsy Rose Lee, Iris Adrian

Country: United States

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Gideon C.I.D.

Written by: John Creasey

Starring: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 January 1965 ?

Holidays:
  • New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
  • United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
  • Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
  • Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
  • Catholicism and Anglicanism ? Feast day of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Greg Swindell: American pro baseball player, a right-hitting/left-throwing pitcher who played for the Cleveland Indians (1986–1991), Cincinnati Reds (1992), Houston Astros (1993–1996), Cleveland Indians (1996), Minnesota Twins (1997–1998), Boston Red Sox (1998), and the Arizona Diamondbacks (1999–2002), with whom he won a World Series championship in 2001.
  • Diane Lane in New York City: New York, USA; actress (Streets of Fire, Lady Beware, Lonesome Dove).
  • Russ Courtnall in Duncan: British Columbia, Canada; NHL right wing (Vancouver Canucks).
  • Greg Swindell in Fort Worth: Texas, USA; pitcher (Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians).
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Facts:
  • Martin Luther King Jr begins a drive to register black voters in the USA.
  • New York Jets sign quarterback Joe Namath.
  • Obverse design of all Canadian coins is changed to depict the Queen with a slightly more mature look.

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Candy

By: Terry Southern and Mason Hoffenberg

Banned upon its initial publication, the now-classic Candy is a romp of a story about the impossibly sweet Candy Christian, a wide-eyed, luscious, all-American girl. Candy –– a satire of Voltaire’s Candide –– chronicles her adventures with mystics, sexual analysts, ...

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My Favorite Things

By: Dorothy F. Rodgers

My Favorite Things: A Personal Guide to Decorating and Entertaining, 1964, Dorothy Rodgers. Illustrated with 20 full page color photos. Hardcover with dust jacket, 279 pages, published by Avenel Books.

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

By: John Le Carre

The Pigeon Tunnel, John le Carré's first work of non-fiction, will be available from Viking in September 2016The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, ...

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Sixpence In Her Shoe

By: Phyllis McGinley

Third printing 1964. MacMillan. Name and bookplate inside front cover. Lightly bumped corners. Light stain on top right corner of first 8 pages otherwise clean.

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