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Monday 12 August 1963

US date format: 8/12/1963, UK date format: 12/8/1963

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1963). The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Rudi Smidts and Sir Mix-a-Lot. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fingertips - Pt 2 by Little Stevie Wonder. In UK Sweets For My Sweet by The Searchers was in the top 5 hits. The Haunting, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1963 while City Of Night by John Rechy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching People Will Talk.
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The Haunting

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson, Russ Tamblyn

Country: United States of America

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The Haunted Palace

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Vincent Price, Debra Paget, Lon Chaney Jr., Frank Maxwell

Country: United States of America

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The Gun Hawk

Directed by: Edward Ludwig

Starring: Rory Calhoun, Rod Cameron, Ruta Lee, Rod Lauren

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Black Sabbath

Directed by: Mario Bava

Starring: Michèle Mercier, Lidia Alfonsi, Boris Karloff, Mark Damon

Country: United States of America

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The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze

Directed by: Norman Maurer

Starring: Joe DeRita, Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Jay Sheffield

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

People Will Talk

Directed by: Joseph Mankiewicz

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The Choice Is Yours

Directed by: Heinz Fussle

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  • Portuguese Dictator Salazar firm on African colonization
  • Stan Musial announces he will retire at end of year

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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

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Terrible Swift Sword

By: Bruce Catton

The second episode in this award-winning trilogy impressively shows how the Union and Confederacy, slowly and inexorably, reconciled themselves to an all-out war--an epic struggle for freedom.

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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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Travels With Charley

By: John Steinbeck

An intimate journey across America, as told by one of its most beloved writers To hear the speech of the real America, to smell the grass and the trees, to see the

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