Monday October 12, 1964

US date format: 10/12/1964, UK date format: 12/10/1964

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 12, 1964). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Sir Alec Douglas-Home (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Darrick Heath and Jo Ann Willette. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann. In UK Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison was in the top 5 hits. I Am Cuba, directed by Mikhail Kalatozov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1964 while The Invisible Government by David Wise and Thomas B. Ross was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Stingray.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
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Events

  • 1st time 3 people in space
  • KCSM TV channel 60 in San Mateo-SF, CA (PBS) begins
  • Launch of Voskhod 1, 1st 3 man crew (Komarov, Feokistov, Yegorov)
  • Voskhod 1 launched: 1st flight with 3 Cosmonauts
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Movies

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Nothing But a Man

Nothing But a Man

Directed by: Michael Roemer

Starring: Ivan Dixon, Abbey Lincoln, Julius Harris, Gloria Foster

A Fistful of Dollars

A Fistful of Dollars

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch, Wolfgang Lukschy

Country: United States of America

Fail-Safe

Fail-Safe

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Fritz Weaver, Dan O'Herlihy

Country: United States of America

I Am Cuba

I Am Cuba

Directed by: Mikhail Kalatozov

Starring: Sergio Corrieri, Salvador Wood, José Gallardo, Raúl García

Country: United States of America

The Gospel According to St. Matthew

The Gospel According to St. Matthew

Directed by: Pier Paolo Pasolini

Starring: Enrique Irazoqui, Margherita Caruso, Susanna Pasolini, Marcello Morante

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on October 12, 1964

Sport Games on October 12, 1964


NFL

American Football
  • Baltimore Colts - St. Louis Cardinals : 47 - 27
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TV Series

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Stingray

Stingray

L'abonné de la ligne U

L'abonné de la ligne U

Starring: Jacques Dacqmine, Roger Rudel, Maria Mauban, Max Desrau

Country: France

Slattery's People

Slattery's People

Written by:

Starring: Richard Crenna

Country: United States of America

Maigret

Maigret

Written by:

Starring: Wies Andersen, Jan Teulings, Lies de Wind, Kees Brusse

Match of the Day

Match of the Day

Starring: Gary Lineker, John Motson, Guy Mowbray, Arsène Wenger

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Books

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The Invisible Government by David Wise and Thomas B. Ross

The Invisible Government

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1964: by David Wise and Thomas B. Ross - 375 pages - Not listed as 1st Edition.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

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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, …

The Kennedy Wit by Bill Adler

The Kennedy Wit

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Vintage paperback The Kennedy Wit: The Humor and Wisdom of John F. Kennedy by Bill Adler

This Rough Magic by Mary Stewart

This Rough Magic

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When Lucy comes to Corfu to visit her sister, she is elated to discover that the castello above their villa is being rented to Sir Julian Gale, one of the brightest lights in England's theatrical world.

A Tribute To John F. Kennedy by Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur

A Tribute To John F. Kennedy

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A Tribute To John F. Kennedy, by Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur, published by Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1964 with edition stated. Description: Black boards with President's signature and dates on the front

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Alec Douglas-Home (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 12, 1964?

On October 12, 1964 several famous people were born including, Darrick Heath, Jo Ann Willette.

Which famous people died on October 12, 1964?

Famous people died on October 12, 1964 include, J Howard Frazer.

What was the number one song in October 12, 1964?

The number one song in the week of October 12, 1964 was Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann in US and Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison in UK.

What were the top hits on October 12, 1964?

The top hits on October 12, 1964 were Do Wah Diddy Diddy by Manfred Mann, Dancing In The Street by Martha & the Vandellas, Oh, Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison in US and Oh Pretty Woman by Roy Orbison, I'm Into Something Good by Herman's Hermits, (There's) Always Something There To Remind Me by Sandie Shaw in UK.


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