Saturday 13 August 1966US date format: 8/13/1966, UK date format: 13/8/1966
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 1966). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Pascal Lino and Sean Hood.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Summer In The City by The Lovin' Spoonful.
In UK With A Girl Like You by Troggs was in the top 5 hits.
Juan Colorado, directed by Miguel Zacarías, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1966
while The Embezzler by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Chain Letter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 August 1966 ?
- International Lefthanders Day
- St. Wigbert
- RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
- In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
- St. Cassian
- St. John Berchmans
- St. John Bosco
- St. Radegund
- Roman festivals - Vertumnalias in honor of Vertumnus, and also Diana, on the Aventine hill
- Pascal Lino: French Breton cyclist racer, who wore...
- Glenn Donald Hamilton: New Zealand -- Beach volleyball player...
- Sean Hood: American screenwriter.
- Scooter Barry: American basketball player.
- Shayne Corson: NHL forward (Team Canada Olympics -...
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1966 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City
- Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs - Lil' Red Riding Hood
- Napoleon XIV - They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa!
- The Troggs - Wild Thing
- Crispian St. Peters - The Pied Piper
- The Mamas and The Papas - I Saw Her Again
- Bobby Hebb - Sunny
- The Rolling Stones - Mothers Little Helper
- Ray Conniff - Somewhere, My Love
- Tommy Roe - Sweet Pea
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Temptations - Ain't Too Proud To Beg
- Darrell Banks - Open The Door To Your Heart
- Stevie Wonder - Blowin In The Wind
- Bobby Hebb - Sunny
- Ray Charles - Let's Go Get Stoned
- Your Good Thing (Is About To End) - Mable John
- Rosco Robinson - That's Enough
- The Platters - I Love You 1000 Times
- Percy Sledge - Warm And Tender Love
- Ramsey Lewis - Wade In The Water
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