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Wednesday 8 January 1964

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Virgil Hill and Marc Quinn. In that special week of January people in US were listening to There! I've Said It Again by Bobby Vinton. In UK I Want To Hold Your Hand by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits. Love with the Proper Stranger, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964 while The Rector Of Justin by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching A Tenkes kapitánya.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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

The Hollywood Palace

Starring: Bing Crosby, Milton Berle, Jimmy Durante

Country: United States

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The Judy Garland Show

Starring: Judy Garland

Country: United States

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The Fugitive

Written by: Roy Huggins

Starring: David Janssen, William Conrad, Barry Morse

Country: United States

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The Outer Limits

Written by: Leslie Stevens

Starring: Bob Johnson

Country: United States

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The Lieutenant

Written by: Gene Roddenberry

Starring: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, Don Penny

Country: United States

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Movies

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

The Sword in the Stone

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Starring: Rickie Sorensen, Sebastian Cabot, Karl Swenson

Country: United States

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Love with the Proper Stranger

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Starring: Natalie Wood, Steve McQueen, Edie Adams

Country: United States

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Move Over, Darling

Directed by: Michael Gordon

Starring: Doris Day, James Garner, Polly Bergen

Country: United States

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America, America

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Stathis Giallelis, Frank Wolff, Elena Karam

Country: United States

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Charade

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 January 1964 ?

Holidays:
  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Virgil Hill: Missouri, United States -- Middleweight boxer (1984 Olympics - Silver Medalist).
  • Marc Quinn: English sculptor.
  • Ron Sexsmith: Canadian singer-songwriter.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Arnoldus JC Krafft: theologist (Atlas of Netherlands Antilles), dies at age 71.
  • Julius Raab: Austrian engineer and politician 19th Chancellor of Austria (d. 1964).
Facts:
  • European Parliament accepts Mansholt Plan.
  • US President Lyndon B Johnson declares "War on Poverty".
  • In his first State of the Union Address, U.S. President Lyndon Johnson declares a quotWar on Povertyquot.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1964?

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7852
  • Life: SS Lakonia fire at sea
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Martin Luther King Jr., Man of the Year -- Jan. 3, 1964

Books

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

The Rector Of Justin

By: Louis Auchincloss

Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a ...

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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

By: John Le Carre

The Pigeon Tunnel, John le Carré's first work of non-fiction, will be available from Viking in September 2016The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, ...

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The Man

By: Irving Wallace

The time is 1964. The place is the Cabinet Room of the Where House. An unexpected accident and the law of succession have just made Douglass Dilman the first black President

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The Scent Of Water

By: Elizabeth Goudge

After her fiance is killed in World War II, Mary Lindsay, one of Elizabeth Goudge's most memorable characters, moves to the English countryside to a cottage she inherited called the Laurels.

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