Friday 3 August 1962

US date format: 8/3/1962, UK date format: 3/8/1962

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 3, 1962). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Alberto Tous and Cynthia Stevenson. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Roses Are Red (My Love) by Bobby Vinton. In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Kid Galahad, directed by Phil Karlson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962 while Why Not Victory? by Barry M. Goldwater was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sábado gigante. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Kid Galahad

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: Elvis Presley, Gig Young, Lola Albright, Joan Blackman

Country: United States of America

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King Kong vs. Godzilla

Directed by: Ishirô Honda

Starring: Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Ichirô Arishima

Country: United States of America

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Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Tom Poston, Julia Meade, Jim Backus, Fred Clark

Country: United States of America

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The Lion

Directed by: Jack Cardiff

Starring: William Holden, Trevor Howard, Capucine, Pamela Franklin

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I Thank a Fool

Directed by: Robert Stevens

Starring: Susan Hayward, Peter Finch, Diane Cilento, Cyril Cusack

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Sábado gigante

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Holiday Music

Mana a Mana

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 3 August 1962 ?

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
  • Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
  • St. Nicodemus
  • Niger - Independence Day
  • St. Walthen
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  • 29th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 42, All-Stars 20 (65,000)
  • New York Mets' Frank Thomas hits his 6th home run in three games.

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

Why Not Victory?

By: Barry M. Goldwater

"THE ONLY ALTERNATIVE TO VICTORY IS-OBVIOUSLY-DEFEAT" In this one sentence the outspoken senator from Arizona cuts through the theories of coexistence, compromise and containment that have been obscuring US thinking on cold

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The Golden Rendezvous

By: Alistair MacLean

A timeless classic of modern-day piracy from the acclaimed master of action and suspense.Aboard the SS Campari, all is not well.For

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Jfk Coloring Book

By: Jackie Kannon

How did a coloring book spend 14 weeks on the New York Times Non-Fiction Best Sellers list??? The year was 1962.

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Calories Don'T Count

By: Herman Taller

1961: by Herman Taller M.D. - A revolutionary reducing plan based on a new biochemical discovery.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

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