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Sunday 4 August 1963

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1963). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Philippe Lançon and Lançon Philippe. In that special week of August people in US were listening to So Much In Love by The Tymes. In UK Confessin' by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. 80,000 Suspects, directed by Val Guest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while The Bedford Incident by Mark Rascovich was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching People Will Talk.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

80,000 Suspects

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Yolande Donlan, Cyril Cusack

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Shinobi No Mono 2: Vengeance

Directed by: Satsuo Yamamoto

Starring: Raizô Ichikawa, Sô Yamamura, Shiho Fujimura, Mikiko Tsubouchi

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Doctor in Distress

Directed by: Ralph Thomas

Starring: Dirk Bogarde, James Robertson Justice, Samantha Eggar, Barbara Murray

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Beach Party

Directed by: William Asher

Starring: Robert Cummings, Dorothy Malone, Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello

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Summer Magic

Directed by: James Neilson

Starring: Hayley Mills, Dorothy McGuire, Burl Ives, Deborah Walley

Country: United States

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

People Will Talk

Directed by: Joseph Mankiewicz

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The Choice Is Yours

Directed by: Heinz Fussle

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Les Croquignoles

Ready, Steady, Go!

Starring: Sandy Sarjeant

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 1963 ?

  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
Famous Birthdays:
  • Philippe Lançon
  • Lançon Philippe: Philippe Lançon is a journalist working for the French satirical weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo, who was wounded in the terrorist attack perpetrated against that publication on 7 January 2015.
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  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Milwaukee Jaycee Golf Open

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Planetary positions on August 04, 1963 - Geocentric view

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The Bedford Incident

By: Mark Rascovich

This is a novel of the sea, and it is told with a skill that merits comparison with the best. It consists of three parts: THE WAR is the cold war of

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My Darling Clementine

By: Jack Fishman

The acclaimed biography of Lady Clementine Churchill. When first published in 1963 it became international best seller.

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