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Sunday 9 October 1966

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Mike Williams and Christopher Ostlund. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Cherish by The Association. In UK Distant Drums by Jim Reeves was in the top 5 hits. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, directed by Richard Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966 while The Search For Amelia Earhart by Fred Goerner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Les globe-trotters. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyborg 009.
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 Jackie Gleason Show

Starring: Jackie Gleason, Johnny Olson, The June Taylor Dancers, Sammy Spear and His Orchestra

Country: United States

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Cool McCool

Written by: Al Brodax, Bob Kane

Starring: Chuck McCann, Bob McFadden, Carol Corbett

Country: United States

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Star Trek

Written by: Gene Roddenberry

Starring: Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner, DeForest Kelley, Nichelle Nichols

Country: United States

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Dark Shadows

Written by: Dan Curtis

Starring: Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall, Alexandra Isles, Nancy Barrett

Country: United States

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Chronicle

Starring: Magnus Magnusson, David Drew

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Movies

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

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Directed by: Richard Lester

Starring: Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton

Country: United States

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Hawaii

Directed by: George Roy Hill

Starring: Julie Andrews, Max von Sydow, Richard Harris

Country: United States

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Seconds

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: Rock Hudson, Frank Campanella, John Randolph

Country: United States

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Alvarez Kelly

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: William Holden, Richard Widmark, Janice Rule

Country: United States

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The Bible: In the Beginning...

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Michael Parks, Ulla Bergryd, Richard Harris

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 October 1966 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Mike Williams: NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins).
  • Christopher Ostlund: Swedish publisher and entrepreneur.
  • David Cameron: British politician, elected Leader of the Conservative Party in December 2005 and the leader of the Opposition in the United Kingdom since 4 December 2005.
  • Christopher Östlund: Swedish publisher founded Plaza Magazine.
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Facts:
  • John Lennon meets Yoko Ono at a London art gallery
  • Rolling Stones 1st LP recorded Got Live if you Want It
  • Baltimore Orioles sweep Los Angeles Dodgers, in 63rd World Series.
  • Vietnam War:Binh Tai massacre

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1966?

  • Life: Author Ian Fleming James Bond
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Ronald Reagan -- Oct. 7, 1966
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7993

Books

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

The Search For Amelia Earhart

By: Fred Goerner

Hardcover with dust jacket is author Fred Goerner's investigation of rumors suggesting that Amelia Earhart may have been a captive of the Japanese.

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Saturday The Rabbi Went Hungry

By: Harry Kemelman

Rabbi Small returns in this New York Times–bestselling novel to investigate a mysterious death on the Day of Atonement The day before Yom Kippur, the synagogue sound system is on the blink,

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Flying Saucers -- Serious Business

By: Frank Edwards

Frank Edwards (August 4, 1908 - June 23, 1967) was an American writer and broadcaster, and one of the pioneers in radio.

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Valley of the Dolls

By: Jacqueline Susann

The All-Time Pop Culture Classic!Dolls: red or black; capsules or tablets; washed down with vodka or swallowed straight—for Anne, Neely, and Jennifer, it doesn’t matter, as long as the pill bottle is within easy reach.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cyborg 009

Platform: Mega CD

Genre: Science fiction, Action, Adventure

Publisher: Telenet Japan

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