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Monday 6 October 1969

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Byron Black and Jeff Lay. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sugar, Sugar by The Archies. In UK Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival was in the top 5 hits. The Madwoman of Chaillot, directed by Bryan Forbes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969 while The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mary Mungo & Midge. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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TV Series

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Mary Mungo & Midge

Starring: Richard Baker, Isabel Ryan

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Floris

Starring: Rutger Hauer, Jos Bergman, Ton Vos, Jacco van Renesse

Country: Netherlands

Monty Python's Flying Circus

Written by: Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, John Cleese

Starring: Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Then Came Bronson

Written by: Denne Bart Petitclerc

Starring: Michael Parks

Country: United States

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My World and Welcome to It

Written by: Melville Shavelson

Starring: William Windom, Joan Hotchkis, Lisa Gerritsen, Henry Morgan

Country: United States

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Madwoman of Chaillot

Directed by: Bryan Forbes

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Oskar Homolka

Country: United States

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The Undefeated

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring: John Wayne, Rock Hudson, Antonio Aguilar

Country: United States

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Directed by: George Roy Hill

Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Katharine Ross

Country: United States

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All Neat in Black Stockings

Directed by: Christopher Morahan

Starring: Victor Henry, Susan George, Jack Shepherd

Country: United States

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Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Directed by: Paul Mazursky

Starring: Natalie Wood, Robert Culp, Elliott Gould

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 1969 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Byron Black: Zimbabwe -- Tennis star.
  • Jeff Lay: Ottawa, Ontario -- Rower (1996 Olympics).
  • Martha Richards: Hudson, Wisconsin -- LPGA golfer (1995 Safeco Classic-21st).
  • Robert Person: St. Louis, Missouri -- Pitcher (NY Mets).
  • Jennifer Chute: American homicide victim, shot to death by her lover John Masello early morning 6/26/1994.
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Facts:
  • WMPB TV channel 67 in Baltimore, Maryland (PBS) begins broadcasting

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Sport Games on 6 October 1969

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  • Chicago Bears - New York Giants : 24 - 28
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1969?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8147
  • Life: Ballet dancer
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Mario Procaccino -- Oct. 3, 1969

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Andromeda Strain

By: Michael Crichton

The United States government is given a warning by the pre-eminent biophysicists in the country: current sterilization procedures applied to returning space probes may be inadequate to guarantee uncontaminated re-entry to

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In This House Of Brede

By: Rumer Godden

“A novel of sensitive dedication.” —The Atlantic Monthly“Rumer Godden deals precisely with the theme of the religious life . . . as representing ‘the heart of holiness of the Church.’

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The Love Machine

By: Jacqueline Susann

A novel set in a time when steak, vodka and Benzedrine were the staples of a healthy diet. The "love machine" is Robin Stone, a TV-network titan around whom women flock.

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The Making Of The President 1968

By: Theodore H. White

“White unites a novelist's knack of dramatization and a historian's sense of significance with a synthesizing skill that grasps the reader by the lapels.”

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Space Travel

Platform: Multics, GECOS, PDP-7

Genre: Simulation game

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