Saturday 4 July 1964, US Independence Day
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Elie Saab and Mark Allen Slaughter in Las Vegas.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to I Get Around by The Beach Boys.
In UK It's Over by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits.
Marnie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964
while Convention by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Another World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 July 1964
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1964 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Elie Saab: Lebanese fashion designer.
- Kevin Sutherland: Sacramento, California -- Nike golfer (1992 Hawkeye Open-2nd).
- Mark Allen Slaughter in Las Vegas: Nevada, USA; guitarist (Slaughter - "Stick it Live").
- Cle Kooiman: American soccer player and manager.
- Mark Slaughter: American singer-songwriter and producer (Slaughter and Vinnie Vincent Invasion).
- Mark Whiting: American actor director and screenwriter.
- Henry (Hank) Sylvern: American radio personality (Born 1908).
- 71st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Maria Fraser beats M Court (64 79 63)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1964 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Beach Boys - I Get Around
- Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop
- Johnny Rivers - Memphis
- Gerry and the Pacemakers - Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying
- Barbra Streisand - People
- Peter and Gordon - A World Without Love
- The Dixie Cups - Chapel Of Love
- The 4 Seasons - Rag Doll
- Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas - Bad To Me
- The Dave Clark Five - Can't You See That She's Mine
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dionne Warwick - Walk On By
- Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells - What's The Matter With You Baby
- Sam Cooke - Good Times
- Mary Wells - My Guy
- Chuck Jackson - Beg Me
- Chuck Berry - No Particular Place To Go
- The Impressions - Keep On Pushing
- Brook Benton - Another Cup Of Coffee
- Chubby Checker - Lazy Elsie Molly
- Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells - Once Upon A Time
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?