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Tuesday 7 August 1962

US date format: 8/7/1962, UK date format: 7/8/1962

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 7, 1962). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alain Robert (Spider-Man) and Bruno Pelletier. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Breaking Up Is Hard To Do by Neil Sedaka. In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. Two Weeks in Another Town, directed by Vincente Minnelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962 while Veeck -- As In Wreck by Bill Veeck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dr. Finlay's Casebook. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Two Weeks in Another Town

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Edward G. Robinson, Cyd Charisse, George Hamilton

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Kid Galahad

Directed by: Phil Karlson

Starring: Elvis Presley, Gig Young, Lola Albright, Joan Blackman

Country: United States

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King Kong vs. Godzilla

Directed by: Ishirô Honda

Starring: Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Ichirô Arishima

Country: United States

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Directed by: William Castle

Starring: Tom Poston, Julia Meade, Jim Backus, Fred Clark

Country: United States

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The Lion

Directed by: Jack Cardiff

Starring: William Holden, Trevor Howard, Capucine, Pamela Franklin

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

Dr. Finlay's Casebook

Written by: A.J. Cronin

Starring: Bill Simpson, Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Starlight Rendezvous

Saturday Sport

The Mermaid's Pearls

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

Veeck -- As In Wreck

By: Bill Veeck

Classic story about his life owning the Cleveland Indians by Bill Veeck

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One Man'S Freedom

By: Edward Bennett Williams

Originally published in 1962, One Man’s Freedom is the autobiography and personal philosophy of legendary attorney Edward Bennett Williams. At the time of publication, the book was lauded by critics and

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Men And Decisions

By: Lewis L. Strauss

Men And Decisions, by Strauss, Lewis L.

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Sex And The Single Girl

By: Helen Gurley Brown


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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?



Platform: PDP-1

Genre: Space combat simulation

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