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Saturday 2 October 1965

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 2, 1965). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Darren Cahill and Cindy Margolis. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Hang On Sloopy by The McCoys. In UK Tears by Ken Dodd was in the top 5 hits. Bunny Lake Is Missing, directed by Otto Preminger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965 while The Green Berets by Robin Moore was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Newcomers.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Bunny Lake Is Missing

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Keir Dullea, Carol Lynley, Laurence Olivier, Martita Hunt

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Dateline Diamonds

Directed by: Jeremy Summers

Starring: William Lucas, Kenneth Cope, George Mikell, Conrad Phillips

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Beach Ball

Directed by: Lennie Weinrib

Starring: Edd Byrnes, Chris Noel, Robert Logan, Aron Kincaid

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Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Starring: Sandra Dee, James Darren, Cliff Robertson, Arthur O'Connell

Country: United States

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I, a Woman

Directed by: Mac Ahlberg

Starring: Essy Persson, Preben Mahrt, Jørgen Reenberg, Tove Maës

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TV Series

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

The Newcomers

Directed by: James Allen Bradley

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Lost in Space

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

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My Brother Jack

Directed by: Stephen Dest

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Police Patrol

Directed by: Rasmus A. Sivertsen

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Starring: Willy Millowitsch, Oskar Wegrostek, Christiane Hörbiger, Theo Lingen

Country: Austria

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 October 1965 ?

  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
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  • Dodgers beat Braves to clinch NL pennant
  • Mel Stottlemyre wins game #20

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 02, 1965 - Geocentric view

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

The Green Berets

By: Robin Moore

This new revised edition of the Green Berets memorializes "The Wall". New material includes a hitherto unpublished Special Forces story about the rear echelon SF men who spent a few

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My Twelve Years With John F. Kennedy

By: Evelyn Lincoln

An up-close-and-personal biography of John F. Kennedy, the president who still captures the hearts of many Americans, as well as people around the world. Written by the woman who was his personal secretary for twelve years, it was the first ...

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Is Paris Burning?

By: Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

From the bestselling author of The City of Joy comes the dramatic story of the Allied liberation of Paris. Is Paris Burning?

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