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Saturday 2 January 1965

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 2, 1965). 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. Hullabaloo, directed by Edwin L. Marin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while This Rough Magic by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Esther Waters.
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Directed by: Edwin L. Marin

Starring: Frank Morgan, Virginia Grey, Dan Dailey, Billie Burke

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The Rounders

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: Glenn Ford, Henry Fonda, Sue Ane Langdon, Hope Holiday

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Dear Brigitte

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: James Stewart, Fabian, Glynis Johns, Cindy Carol

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Kashmir Ki Kali

Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Shammi Kapoor, Sharmila Tagore, Pran, Nasir Hussain

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The Yellow Rolls-Royce

Directed by: Anthony Asquith

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Rex Harrison, Shirley MacLaine, Jeanne Moreau

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Esther Waters

Directed by: Ian Dalrymple

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Directed by: Walter Hill

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Not Only... But Also

Starring: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Riordans

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Historical Events

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  • 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: Actress.
  • 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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Famous Deaths:
  • 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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Planetary positions on January 02, 1965 - Geocentric view

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This Rough Magic

By: Mary Stewart

When Lucy comes to Corfu to visit her sister, she is elated to discover that the castello above their villa is being rented to Sir Julian Gale, one of the brightest lights in England's theatrical world.

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Life With Picasso

By: Francoise Gilot and Carlton Lake

Francoise Gilot was a young painter in Pasis when she first met Picasso - he was sixty-two and she was twenty-one. During the following ten years they were lovers, worked closely together and she became mother to two of his ...

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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 Kennedy Years

By: Harold Faber

This edition is identical in content to the 1964 edition but in reduced format.

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