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Monday 8 December 1969

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lisa Marie Munzert in New Castle and Bobby Phillips WLAF running back (Minnesota Vikings. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye by Steam. In UK Two Little Boys by Rolf Harris was in the top 5 hits. They Shoot Horses, Don't They?, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1969 while The Love Machine by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Urmel aus dem Eis. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Travel.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin, Susannah York

Country: United States

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Z

Directed by: Costa-Gavras

Starring: Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant

Country: United States

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Out of It

Directed by: Paul Williams

Starring: Barry Gordon, Jon Voight, Lada Edmund Jr.

Country: United States

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Change of Habit

Directed by: William Graham

Starring: Elvis Presley, Mary Tyler Moore, Barbara McNair

Country: United States

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Marlowe

Directed by: Paul Bogart

Starring: James Garner, Gayle Hunnicutt, Carroll O'Connor

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 8 December 1969

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TV Series

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

Urmel aus dem Eis

Starring: Ernst Ammann

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Sesame Street

Written by: Joan Ganz Cooney

Starring: Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Jerry Nelson, Jim Henson

Country: United States

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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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A World Apart

Starring: William Prince, Susan Sarandon, Susan Sullivan, Nicolas Surovy

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 December 1969 ?

Holidays:
  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Police surprise attack on Black-Panthers in LA
  • Greek DC-6B crashes in storm at Athens, Greece; 93 killed.

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Books

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

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 Kingdom And The Power

By: Gay Talese

The classic inside story of The New York Times, the most prestigious, and perhaps the most powerful, of all American newspapers.

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The Selling Of The President 1968

By: Joe McGinniss

THE SELLING OF THE PRESIDENT 1968.

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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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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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