Thursday July 11, 1963

US date format: 7/11/1963, UK date format: 11/7/1963

It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1963). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Lisa Rinna and Jean-François Sivadier. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Easier Said Than Done by The Essex. In UK Confessin' by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits. The Thrill of It All, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while I Owe Russia $1200 by Bob Hope was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching People Will Talk.
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The Thrill of It All

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Doris Day, James Garner, Arlene Francis, Edward Andrews

Country: United States of America

Beach Party

Directed by: William Asher

Starring: Robert Cummings, Dorothy Malone, Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello

Summer Magic

Directed by: James Neilson

Starring: Hayley Mills, Dorothy McGuire, Burl Ives, Deborah Walley

Country: United States of America

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone, John Hoyt

Country: United States of America

Lilies of the Field

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Lisa Mann, Isa Crino

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 11, 1963?


    Holidays

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
  • Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
  • United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
  • Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
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    Events

  • South-African ANC Walter Sisulu / Andrew Mlangeni / Govan Mbeki arrested

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

People Will Talk

Directed by: Joseph Mankiewicz

The Choice Is Yours

Directed by: Heinz Fussle

Vacation Playhouse

Written by: Richard Michaels

Starring: Soupy Sales, Darryl Hickman, Wallace Ford, Marvin Kaplan

Country: United States of America

A Swingin' Time

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Books

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I Owe Russia $1200

By: Bob Hope

Bob Hope, (May 29, 1903 - July 27, 2003) was an American comedian and actor who appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, and in radio, television and movies.

Grandmother and the Priests

By: Taylor Caldwell

From dust jacket notes: "Rose McConnell was four years old when she first went to visit her Grandmother in Leeds, England in the year 1904. That Grandmother was a rich worldly Irish widow who loved good company.

O Ye Jigs & Juleps!

By: Virginia Cary Hudson

O Ye Jigs

City Of Night

By: John Rechy

“[Rechy’s] tone rings absolutely true, is absolutely his own. . . . He tells the truth, and tells it with such passion that we are forced to share in the life

The Whole Truth And Nothing But

By: Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper tells all, reveals the inner secrets, hidden fears, the behind-the-scene stories of Hollywood and hte people who made it famous -- Hedda Hopper has known three generations of Hollywood;


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