Tuesday 6 November 1962
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lori Singer in Corpus Christi and Frank DeCaro.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to He's A Rebel by The Crystals.
In UK Lovesick Blues by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
Mutiny on the Bounty, directed by Lewis Milestone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Gabriela, Clove And Cinnamon by Jorge Amado was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jedermannstraße 11.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar! or Spacewar!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 November 1962 ?
- Lori Singer in Corpus Christi: Texas, USA; actress (Fame, V, Footloose).
- Frank DeCaro: American writer, performer and talk radio host.
- Aznil Nawawi: Malaysian host, actor and singer.
- Annette Zilinskas: American singer and bass player (The Bangles and Blood on the Saddle).
- BART bond issue just gets by with a 66.9% favorable vote
- Saudi Arabia proclaims abolishing slavery
- UN General Assembly adopts resolution condemning South Africa
- Edward W Brooke (Republican) is elected attorney general of Massachusetts.
- Apartheid: The United Nations General Assembly passes a resolution condemning South Africa's racist apartheid policies and calls for all UN member states to cease military and economic relations with the nation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1962 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Crystals - He's A Rebel
- The 4 Seasons - Big Girls Don't Cry
- Brenda Lee - All Alone Am I
- Elvis Presley - Return To Sender
- Gene Pitney - Only Love Can Break A Heart
- Neil Sedaka - Next Door To An Angel
- Johnny Mathis - Gina
- Bobby (Boris) Pickett - Monster Mash
- The Contours - Do You Love Me
- Chubby Checker - Popeye The Hitchhiker
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