Thursday January 06, 1966, Epiphany

US date format: 1/6/1966, UK date format: 6/1/1966

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 6, 1966). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Sharon Cuneta and AR Rahman. In that special week of January people in US were listening to We Can Work It Out by The Beatles. In UK Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Juliet of the Spirits, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1966 while Those Who Love by Irving Stone was one of the best selling book.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Epiphany (National Holiday) in Italy
  • Christianity (except Eastern and Oriental Orthodox who follow the Julian Calendar) - Epiphany of the Lord (a.k.a. "Twelfth Day of Christmas" and Three Kings Day in some areas).
  • In the Irish Calendar- Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan (Women's Christmas) and/or Twelfth Day.
  • Twelfth Night, or The Lord of Misrule
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Movies

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Juliet of the Spirits

Juliet of the Spirits

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Federico Fellini

Starring: Giulietta Masina, Sandra Milo, Mario Pisu, Valentina Cortese

Country: United States of America

The Cincinnati Kid

The Cincinnati Kid

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Steve McQueen, Ann-Margret, Edward G. Robinson, Karl Malden

Country: United States of America

The Loved One

The Loved One

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Tony Richardson

Starring: Robert Morse, Jonathan Winters, Anjanette Comer, Rod Steiger

Color Me Blood Red

Color Me Blood Red

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Herschell Gordon Lewis

Starring: Gordon Oas-Heim, Candi Conder, Elyn Warner, Pat Finn-Lee

The Wise Guys

The Wise Guys

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Robert Enrico

Starring: Bourvil, Lino Ventura, Marie Dubois, Jess Hahn

TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Those Who Love by Irving Stone

Those Who Love

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The love story of John and Abigail Adams from courtship to the White House

Yes I Can by Sammy Davis and Jane and Burt Boyar

Yes I Can

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Paperback, biography, entertainment.

Games People Play by Eric Berne

Games People Play

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We think we’re relating to other people–but actually we’re all playing games.Forty years ago, Games People Play revolutionized our understanding of what really goes on during our most basic social interactions.

A Thousand Days by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr

A Thousand Days

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As special assistant to the president, Arthur Schlesinger witnessed firsthand the politics and personalities that influenced the now legendary Kennedy administration.

The Fixer by Bernard Malamud

The Fixer

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The Fixer is the winner of the 1967 National Book Award for Fiction and the 1967 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.The Fixer (1966) is Bernard Malamud's best-known and most acclaimed novel --

Videogames

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Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 06, 1966?

On January 06, 1966 several famous people were born including, Sharon Cuneta, AR Rahman, Donnell Woolford NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers.

Which famous people died on January 06, 1966?

Famous people died on January 06, 1966 include, Jean Lurcat.

What was the number one song in January 06, 1966?

The number one song in the week of January 06, 1966 was We Can Work It Out by The Beatles in US and Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles in UK.

What were the top hits on January 06, 1966?

The top hits on January 06, 1966 were We Can Work It Out by The Beatles, The Sounds Of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel, She's Just My Style by Gary Lewis and the Playboys in US and Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out by The Beatles, Keep On Running by The Spencer Davis Group, Wind Me Up (Let Me Go) by Cliff Richard in UK.