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Tuesday 2 May 1961

US date format: 5/2/1961, UK date format: 2/5/1961

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 2, 1961). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Robert Howard (The Blow Monkeys) and Lisa Gansky. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Runaway by Del Shannon. In UK Blue Moon by The Marcels was in the top 5 hits. Double Bunk, directed by C.M. Pennington-Richards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961 while Mirror, Mirror On The Wall by Gayelord Hauser was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Whispering Smith.
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Movies

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Double Bunk

Directed by: C.M. Pennington-Richards

Starring: Ian Carmichael, Janette Scott, Sidney James, Liz Fraser

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Black Tights

Directed by: Terence Young

Starring: Maurice Chevalier, Les Ballets de Paris, Zizi Jeanmaire, Dirk Sanders

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Parrish

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Troy Donahue, Karl Malden, Dean Jagger

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The Beast of Yucca Flats

Directed by: Coleman Francis

Starring: Douglas Mellor, Barbara Francis, Bing Stafford, Larry Aten

Country: United States

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Yojimbo

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yôko Tsukasa

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Whispering Smith

Directed by: Leslie Fenton

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Amelia

Directed by: Mira Nair

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Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

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The Treasure Seekers

Directed by: Juliet May

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Heinz Erhardt Festival

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 May 1961 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Zoe
  • Saint Mafalda
  • Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
  • Saint Germanus
  • Saints Exuperius and Zoe
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Planetary positions on May 02, 1961 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Mirror, Mirror On The Wall

By: Gayelord Hauser

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall: Invitation to Beauty by Gayelord Hauser

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The Incredible Journey

By: Sheila Burnford

Instinct told them that the way home lay to the west. And so the doughty young Labrador retriever, the roguish bull terrier and the indomitable Siamese set out through the Canadian

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The Agony and the Ecstasy

By: Irving Stone

Irving Stone’s classic biographical novel of Michaelangelo—in which both the artist and the man are brought to life in full. A masterpiece in its own right, this novel offers a compelling portrait of Michelangelo’s dangerous, impassioned loves, and the God-driven ...

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Manila Galleon

By: F. Van Wyck Mason

A superlative tale of the sea based on the famous voyage of George Anson, father of the modern Royal Navy.

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