Thursday 3 March 1966
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hope Marie Carlton and Tone-Loc [Anthony Terrell Smith].
In that special week of March people in US were listening to The Ballad Of The Green Berets by Barry Sadler.
In UK These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra was in the top 5 hits.
Harper, directed by Jack Smight, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while The Last Hundred Days by John Toland was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Historias para no dormir.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyborg 009.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 March 1966 ?
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day
- Bulgaria - Liberation Day.
- Malawi - Martyr's Day.
- Hinamatsuri - Japanese celebration day for girls.
- Hope Marie Carlton: Riverhead, New York -- Playmate (July, 1985).
- Tone-Loc [Anthony Terrell Smith]: Los Angeles, California, USA; rocker (Let's Do It).
- Noelle Daghe in Decatur: Illinois, USA; LPGA golfer (1994 PING-Cellular One-21st).
- Wendy Fletcher in Boston: Massachusetts, USA; WPVA volleyball player (National-5th-1993).
- Ellen Minzner in Lawrence: Massachusetts, USA; rower (Olympics-1996).
- Gary Parker: WLAF kicker (Scotland Claymores).
- Anthony Terrell Smith in Los Angeles: California, USA; rocker (Tone Loc - "Let's Do It").
- Dmitri Volkov: Russian swimmer (world record).
- Claus Boekweg Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen: FC Zwolle).
- Tone Loc: American rapper and actor
- Fernando Colunga: Soap Opera Actor
- Sophia Aliberti: Greek actress and television host
- Tone Lōc: American rapper producer and actor
- Timo Tolkki: Finnish guitarist songwriter and producer (Stratovarius Revolution Renaissance and Symfonia)
- Heidi Swedberg: American actress and singer
- Buffalo Springfield form (Steven Stills, Neil Young, et al)
- Twister hits Jackson Miss; 3 minutes after 1st sighting, 57 die
- WRFT (now WVFT) TV channel 27 in Roanoke, VA (IND) begins broadcasting
- Rock group Buffalo Springfield forms (Steven Stills, Neil Young, et al).
- Tornado hits Jackson, Mississippi; 3 minutes after first sighting, 57 die.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Sadler - The Ballad Of The Green Berets
- Nancy Sinatra - These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
- Lou Christie - Lightnin' Strikes
- Herman's Hermits - Listen People
- The Mamas and The Papas - California Dreamin'
- Bob Lind - Elusive Butterfly
- Petula Clark - My Love
- Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
- The Four Seasons - Working My Way Back To You
- The Supremes - My World Is Empty Without You
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