Sunday 3 October 1965
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Annemarie Verstappen and Jan-Ove Waldner.
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.
The Agony and the Ecstasy, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1965
while Night Of Camp David by Fletcher Knebel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Donaug'schichten.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the important events of 3 October 1965 ?
Famous Birthdays:03 October
- Zachary Scott: US actor, (Southerner, Flame of Islands), dies at 51.
- Cubs tie major league record of 3 triple plays in a season
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
- Whitey Ford pitches number 232 to become New York Yankees' winningest pitcher.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1965 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The McCoys - Hang On Sloopy
- Barry McGuire - Eve Of Destruction
- The Beatles - Yesterday
- Dave Clark Five - Catch Us If You Can
- We Five - You Were On My Mind
- Ramsey Lewis Trio - The In Crowd
- Roy Head - Treat Her Right
- Fortunes - You've Got Your Troubles
- Sonny And Cher - Baby Don't Go
- Sonny - Laugh At Me
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?