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Sunday 10 December 1961

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Nia Peeples [Vernia] in Hollywood and Nia Peeples. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean. In UK Tower Of Strength by Frankie Vaughan was in the top 5 hits. One, Two, Three, directed by Billy Wilder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1961 while The Age Of Reason Begins by Will and Ariel Durant was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Comedy Playhouse.
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TV Series

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

The New Breed

Written by: Hank Searls

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, John Beradino, John Clarke, Greg Roman

Country: United States

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The Dick Van Dyke Show

Written by: Carl Reiner

Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Morey Amsterdam, Larry Mathews

Country: United States

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Ripcord

Written by: Harry Redmond Jr.

Starring: Larry Pennell, Ken Curtis, Shug Fisher

Country: United States

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87th Precinct

Written by: Evan Hunter

Starring: Robert Lansing, Ron Harper, Gregory Walcott, Norman Fell

Country: United States

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The Bullwinkle Show

Starring: June Foray, Paul Frees, William Conrad, Bill Scott

Country: United States

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Movies

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

One, Two, Three

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: James Cagney, Horst Buchholz, Pamela Tiffin

Country: United States

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El Cid

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Starring: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren, Raf Vallone

Country: United States

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Babes in Toyland

Directed by: Jack Donohue

Starring: Ray Bolger, Tommy Sands, Annette Funicello

Country: United States

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Blue Hawaii

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Starring: Elvis Presley, Joan Blackman, Angela Lansbury

Country: United States

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Throne of Blood

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Toshir Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Isuzu Yamada

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 10 December 1961 ?

Famous Birthdays:
  • Nia Peeples [Vernia] in Hollywood: California, USA; actress/dancer/singer/host (Fame, Party Machine).
  • Nia Peeples: American actress, singer, dancer and choreographer, the star of "Walker, Texas Ranger.
  • Mark McKoy: Canadian track star (world record 50 metre indoor).
  • Oded Schramm: Israel-American mathematician and academic (d. 2008).
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Facts:
  • Dr Ruth marries Fred Westheimer
  • USSR and Albania break diplomatic relations.
  • Houston Oilers' Billy Cannon gains record 373 yards against New York Titans.
  • US performs nuclear test at Carlsbad, New Mexico (underground).
  • The Soviet Union severs diplomatic relations with Albania.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1961?

  • Life: Holiday treats
  • Time: General Secretary of the World Council of Churches
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.7746

Books

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

The Age Of Reason Begins

By: Will and Ariel Durant

This review is from: The Age of Reason Begins (The Story of Civilization, VII) (Hardcover) This, the seventh volume in Will and Ariel Durant's "The Story of Civilization" is, like those

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The Incredible Journey

By: Sheila Burnford

Instinct told them that the way home lay to the west. And so the doughty young Labrador retriever, the roguish bull terrier and the indomitable Siamese set out through the Canadian

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Chairman Of The Bored

By: Edward Streeter

Stated first edition, printed in 1961 by Harper; pages clean and tight, some yellowing, 274 pages.

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The Agony and the Ecstasy

By: Irving Stone

Irving Stone’s classic biographical novel of Michaelangelo—in which both the artist and the man are brought to life in full. A masterpiece in its own right, this novel offers a compelling portrait of Michelangelo’s dangerous, impassioned loves, and the God-driven ...

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